Vandenberg aids during exercise Patriot Hook 2019
Capt. Jeremiah Brown, 89th Airlift Squadron pilot, runs through a preflight checklist in a C-17 Globemaster III, assigned to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, during exercise Patriot Hook 2019, April 11, 2019, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The exercise was designed to integrate different branches of the military and first responders of federal, state and local agencies. They train for real-world situations where they would need to mobilize quickly and deploy military aircraft, in the event of a regional emergency or natural disaster. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Aubree Milks)