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Hawaii F-22 squadrons launch record number of sorties

F-22s flown by the Hawaii Air National Guard's 199th Fighter Squadron and the active duty Air Force's 19th Fighter Squadron take off during an early morning 14-ship sortie rotation. The squadrons launched and recovered a record number of sorties, which is the most executed by these squadrons on a single day since the conversion to the F-22s. The sortie "surge" took place as the units were being readied to declare full operational capability April 7. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mercedes Crossland)



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This work, Hawaii F-22 squadrons launch record number of sorties [Image 6 of 10], by SSgt Mercedes Crossland, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:04.06.2013

Date Posted:04.06.2013 23:08

Photo ID:901832

VIRIN:130406-F-WZ114-987

Resolution:3216x2136

Size:753.55 KB

Location:HONOLULU, HI, USGlobe

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