Image description: U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Bryce Benton, an aircraft electrical and environmental technician with the 149th Maintenance Squadron, performs maintenance on an Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft.
The squadron was responsible for repairing and maintaining a fleet of 23 F-16s, all of which required routine maintenance every 300 flying hours.
Photo by Airman 1st Class Krystal Ardrey, U.S. Air Force.
Image description: Royal Canadian Air Force Sgt. Richard Newman, a parachute instructor, falls backward out of a Canadian C-130J Super Hercules aircraft during CRUZEX 2013 exercise in Brazil.
CRUZEX is a Brazilian-led air-to-air, aerial refueling, and command-and-control training exercise focused on building interoperability between several partner nation air forces.
Photo by Senior Airman Camilla Elizeu, U.S. Air Force.