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'Makos' support ground forces

ALI BASE, Iraq -- After spending the night here because of a weather diversion, an F-16 Fighting Falcon lines up for takeoff Oct. 18. The aircraft is of the 332nd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron, Balad Air Base, Iraq. The fighters deployed from the 482nd Fighter Wing at Homestead Air Reserve Base, Fla. They provide air support to Operation Iraqi Freedom coalition ground forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Paul Dean)

PHOTO BY: Tech. Sgt. Paul Dean
VIRIN: 051018-F-4266D-003.JPG
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