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An F-15E Strike Eagle four-ship formation flies over the crowd during the Wings Over Wayne Air Show, May 20, 2017, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C. Later this year, the 4th Fighter Wing will celebrate its 75th anniversary with a week of heritage events and ceremonies. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Miranda A. Loera)

An F-15E Strike Eagle four-ship formation flies over the crowd during the Wings Over Wayne Air Show, May 20, 2017, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C. Later this year, the 4th Fighter Wing will celebrate its 75th anniversary with a week of heritage events and ceremonies. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Miranda A. Loera)

Arko, a military working dog assigned to the  96th Security Forces Squadron, captures a simulated suspect during a demonstration for Eglin Elementary School kids at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., May 18, 2017. The event was in celebration of National Police Week. More than 100 children watched the demonstration. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Arko, a military working dog assigned to the 96th Security Forces Squadron, captures a simulated suspect during a demonstration for Eglin Elementary School kids at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., May 18, 2017. The event was in celebration of National Police Week. More than 100 children watched the demonstration. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Tactical air control party specialists, assigned to the 3rd Air Support Operations Squadron, jump from a C-17 Globemaster III while conducting airborne jump training over Malemute drop zone at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, May 18, 2017. The C-17 Globemaster III was operated by Airmen assigned to the 517th Airlift Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo/Alejandro Pena)

Tactical air control party specialists, assigned to the 3rd Air Support Operations Squadron, jump from a C-17 Globemaster III while conducting airborne jump training over Malemute drop zone at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, May 18, 2017. The C-17 Globemaster III was operated by Airmen assigned to the 517th Airlift Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo/Alejandro Pena)

From left, Staff Sgt. Robert Hall, Staff Sgt. Travis Lester, and Senior Airman Eddie Judge, all 38th Rescue Squadron pararescuemen assigned to Moody Air Force Base, Ga., carry an Airman with simulated injuries toward a 3rd Airlift Squadron C-17 Globemaster III, May 17, 2017, during Exercise Rapid Rescue at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va. The C-17 was prepped and ready to takeoff for a simulated aeromedical evacuation flight when the search and rescue team arrived. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Aaron J. Jenne)

From left, Staff Sgt. Robert Hall, Staff Sgt. Travis Lester, and Senior Airman Eddie Judge, all 38th Rescue Squadron pararescuemen assigned to Moody Air Force Base, Ga., carry an Airman with simulated injuries toward a 3rd Airlift Squadron C-17 Globemaster III, May 17, 2017, during Exercise Rapid Rescue at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va. The C-17 was prepped and ready to takeoff for a simulated aeromedical evacuation flight when the search and rescue team arrived. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Aaron J. Jenne)

An F-15E Strike Eagle releases flares as part of a combined arms demonstration during the Wings Over Wayne Air Show, May 21, 2017, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C. The demonstration showcased both the air-to-air and air-to-ground capabilities of the Strike Eagle. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Brittain Crolley)

An F-15E Strike Eagle releases flares as part of a combined arms demonstration during the Wings Over Wayne Air Show, May 21, 2017, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C. The demonstration showcased both the air-to-air and air-to-ground capabilities of the Strike Eagle. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Brittain Crolley)

Chief Master Sgt. Jammie Space, a 36th Security Forces Squadron security forces manager, fires an M870 Modular Combat Shotgun during the leadership competition shoot off May 18, 2017,  at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. The event was part of National Police Week which recognized the service and sacrifice of law enforcement officers. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Christopher Quail)

Chief Master Sgt. Jammie Space, a 36th Security Forces Squadron security forces manager, fires an M870 Modular Combat Shotgun during the leadership competition shoot off May 18, 2017, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. The event was part of National Police Week which recognized the service and sacrifice of law enforcement officers. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Christopher Quail)

An F-15C Fighting Eagle assigned to the 67th Fighter Squadron conducts flight operations during exercise Distant Frontier on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, May 18, 2017. Distant Frontier is a unit-level training iteration designed to sharpen participants’ tactical combat skills and develop interoperable plans and programs across the joint force. (U.S. Marine Corps Photo/1st Lt. Melissa M Heisterberg)

An F-15C Fighting Eagle assigned to the 67th Fighter Squadron conducts flight operations during exercise Distant Frontier on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, May 18, 2017. Distant Frontier is a unit-level training iteration designed to sharpen participants’ tactical combat skills and develop interoperable plans and programs across the joint force. (U.S. Marine Corps Photo/1st Lt. Melissa M Heisterberg)

A formation of security forces Airmen salute during the posting of the colors at the Police Officers’ Memorial Ceremony, May 18, 2017, in Fort Walton Beach, Fla. The ceremony was held to honor fallen police officers from the previous year by reading their names aloud. Security forces Airmen from Eglin Air Force Base and Hurlburt Field attended and participated in the event. The ceremony is one of many events taking place during National Police Week. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

A formation of security forces Airmen salute during the posting of the colors at the Police Officers’ Memorial Ceremony, May 18, 2017, in Fort Walton Beach, Fla. The ceremony was held to honor fallen police officers from the previous year by reading their names aloud. Security forces Airmen from Eglin Air Force Base and Hurlburt Field attended and participated in the event. The ceremony is one of many events taking place during National Police Week. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

A KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to the 22nd Air Refueling Wing at McConnell Air Force Base, Kan., taxis to a parking spot May 18, 2017, at Travis AFB, Calif. The KC-135 was part of a group of eight aircraft that flew to Travis to avoid extreme weather in the Midwest. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. James Hodgman)

A KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to the 22nd Air Refueling Wing at McConnell Air Force Base, Kan., taxis to a parking spot May 18, 2017, at Travis AFB, Calif. The KC-135 was part of a group of eight aircraft that flew to Travis to avoid extreme weather in the Midwest. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. James Hodgman)

An F-15E Strike Eagle streaks through the sky while performing for those in attendance during the Wings Over Wayne Air Show, May 21, 2017, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Christopher Maldonado)
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An F-15E Strike Eagle streaks through the sky while performing for those in attendance during the Wings Over Wayne Air Show, May 21, 2017, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Christopher Maldonado)

A young boy in attendance at the Wings Over Wayne air show stands beneath an F-15E Strike Eagle while posting for a photo, May 19, 2017. Airmen and their families attended a hangar party with free food and drinks the day prior to the air show at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C. The Navy’s premiere aerial demonstration team, the Blue Angels, headlined the air show. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Kenneth Boyton)
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A young boy in attendance at the Wings Over Wayne air show stands beneath an F-15E Strike Eagle while posting for a photo, May 19, 2017. Airmen and their families attended a hangar party with free food and drinks the day prior to the air show at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C. The Navy’s premiere aerial demonstration team, the Blue Angels, headlined the air show. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Kenneth Boyton)

FORT GEORGE G. MEADE, Md. (AFNS) -- This week's photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force.