Italian F-35s train at Aviano, strengthening partnerships
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Nathaniel Willson, 419th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron F-35 Lightning II crew chief, pulls wheel chocks from an Italian air force (ITAF) F-35A Lightning II assigned to the 32nd Wing, Amendola Air Base, Italy, during Astral Knight 2021 (AK21) at Aviano Air Base, Italy, May 21, 2021. The 31st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron and various other U.S. Air Force maintenance squadrons conducted hot-pit operations and cross-servicing with two ITAF F-35s. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Brooke Moeder)

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Photo by: Airman 1st Class Brooke Moeder |  VIRIN: 210521-F-ZR251-1209.JPG