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First to Fly 2,000 hours in F-22 Raptor

Lt. Col. Ryan Pelkola, 302d Fighter Squadron director of operations, arrives from his flight while his wife takes a photo Aug. 7, 2021, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska. Pelkola is the first F-22 Raptor pilot to accomplish 2,000 flight hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Melissa Estévez)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Melissa Estevez
VIRIN: 210807-F-CB192-1015.JPG
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