Ample Strike 2017 - Maintainers make the mission

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Ryan Branch, 489th Bomb Group crew chief, gets ready to inspect a B-1 Lancer at Royal Air Force Fairford, United Kingdom, Sep. 7, 2017. The jet had just returned after completing a mission for Ample Strike 2017, a Czech Republic-led live fire exercise that offers advance Air/Land Integration training to Forward Air Controllers, Joint Terminal Attack Controllers and Close Air Support aircrews. Each B-1 goes through an exhaustive review after each mission to ensure it is in good working order for its next flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Ted Daigle/Released)

PHOTO BY: Master Sgt. Ted Daigle
VIRIN: 170906-F-YH293-0072.JPG
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