Kandahar Falcon

A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft assigned to the 157th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron taxis onto the ramp at Kandahar Airfield in Afghanistan June 30, 2012. Airmen with the 169th Fighter Wing deployed to Kandahar in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. The Air Force pilots and support personnel began their air expeditionary force deployment in April, flying missions for the air tasking order and providing close air support for troops on the ground in Afghanistan. (DoD photo by Tech. Sgt. Stephen Hudson, U.S. Air Force/Released)

A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft assigned to the 157th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron taxis onto the ramp at Kandahar Airfield in Afghanistan June 30, 2012. Airmen with the 169th Fighter Wing deployed to Kandahar in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. The Air Force pilots and support personnel began their air expeditionary force deployment in April, flying missions for the air tasking order and providing close air support for troops on the ground in Afghanistan. (DoD photo by Tech. Sgt. Stephen Hudson, U.S. Air Force/Released)