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Air Force week in photos Dec. 2, 2011

An Airman from Red Horse SquadronBy Airman 1st Class Krystal Tomlin
Air Force Public Affairs Agency

Here is my favorite photo from this week’s Air Force week in photos.

The 820th Red Horse Squadron trains hard to stay ready and capable, and the photographer did a great job of capturing the calm confidence this Airman has as a result.

Which one is your favorite?

Photo: U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Ian Zerby assigned to the 820th Red Horse Squadron airborne flight prepares to rig a connex box for a sling-load as an Army National Guard CH-47 Chinook helicopter hovers overhead during a peacetime operation Nov. 9, 2011, in Alamo, Nev. The sling-load training and air assault certification of 820th RHS airborne flight Airmen proved crucial in the success of the quick response operation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Daniel Hughes)