People meeting people

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    SrA. Mason Bergeron, a 56th OSS aircrew flight equipment continuation training instructor, explains the proper way to egress an aircraft to NASCAR driver Michael McDowell before his orientation flight in an F-16. [USAF photo by SSgt. Christopher Hummel]
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    Lt. Col. Doug 'Stoli' Nikolai, 22nd FS commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Vance Clarke, 52nd FW command chief, prepare for a flight in F-16D block 50 #91-0474 from the 23rd FS on April 1st, 2008. The incentive flight was part of a program to help senior leaders gain a better understanding of the base operations. [USAF photo by SrA. Logan Tuttle]
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    Lt.Col. 'Boomer' Shaneyfelt hits 3,000 Viper hours. He is the current Commander of the 85th Test & Evaluation Squadron and hit this mark while deployed to Hill AFB during a NORAD/NORTHCOM fighter integration evaluation. [USAF photo]
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    Group photo of PAF/TuAF personnel participating in Indus Viper 2008 taken on March 21st, 2008. [TuAF photo]
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    TuAF pilots pose for a photo at the beginning of Indus Viper 2008 taken on March 21st, 2008. [TuAF photo]
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    1st. Lt. Ken Peterson, a 332nd EFS F-16 pilot, boards his jet before flying a mission on March 20th, 2008 at Balad AB. F-16 pilots are the final link in the chain of events required to put precision-guided munitions on target. [USAF photo by SSgt. Mareshah Haynes]
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    1st. Lt. Ken Peterson, a 332nd EFS F-16 pilot, packs his helmet in preparation for a mission on March 20th, 2008 at Balad AB. The area the pilots occupy in the cockpit of the F-16 is about that of a standard office chair. [USAF photo by SSgt. Mareshah Haynes]
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    Col. Robert Givens, 56th OG commander, officiated the 425th FS change of command ceremony where Lt. Col. Lynn Scheel relinquished command to Lt. Col. Stephen Granger on April 25th, 2008. [USAF photo by SSgt. Jerry Fleshman]
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    Col. Robert Givens, 56th OG commander, officiated the 310th FS change of command ceremony on April 24th, 2008. Lt. Col. Scott Gierat, 310th FS commander, relinquished command to Lt. Col. James McCune. [USAF photo by SSgt. Jerry Fleshman]
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    Lt. Col. Michael Brill, a 421st EFS pilot, is congratulated by his wingman, Brig. Gen. Burt Field, 332nd AEW commander, after the colonel successfully completed more than 6,000 flying hours in an F-16 during an OIF combat mission at Balad AB on May 2nd, 2008. [USAF photo by SrA. Julianne Showalter]
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    Lt. Col. Michael Brill, a 421st EFS pilot, speaks with Chief Master Sgt. John Tomsick, 332nd EAMXS, 421st AMU, before flying a combat mission over Iraq at Balad AB on May 2nd, 2008. On that day Colonel Brill broke the world record he previously set for F-16 flying hours when he surpassed the 6,000 hours milestone. [USAF photo by SrA. Julianne Showalter]
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    Lt. Col. Michael Brill, a 421st EFS pilot, and wingman Brig. Gen. Burt Field, 332nd AEW commander, listen to an intelligence brief before flying a combat mission over Iraq at Balad AB on May 2nd, 2008. On that day Colonel Brill broke his own world record for hours spent flying the F-16 when he surpassed the 6,000 hours milestone. [USAF photo by SrA. Julianne Showalter]