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Maui Flight Exercise

Col. Scott Berndt, 15th Wing Operations Group commander and Capt. Garrison Boone, 535th Airlift Squadron pilot, fly over the Pacific Ocean during a flight training exercise around the Hawaiian Islands, Jan. 31, 2021. The C-17 Globemaster III can perform many different flight maneuvers including tactical airlift and airdrop missions. (Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Makensie Cooper)

Col. Scott Berndt, 15th Wing Operations Group commander and Capt. Garrison Boone, 535th Airlift Squadron pilot, fly over the Pacific Ocean during a flight training exercise around the Hawaiian Islands, Jan. 31, 2021. The C-17 Globemaster III can perform many different flight maneuvers including tactical airlift and airdrop missions. (Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Makensie Cooper)

A Civil Air Patrol cadet marshals a C-17 Globemaster III after a training mission over Maui, at the Kahului Airport, Hawaii, Jan. 31, 2021. Aircraft marshals assist pilots by helping direct and park the aircraft after a flight due to the limited visibility between the aircraft and the ground from the cockpit.  (Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Makensie Cooper)

A Civil Air Patrol cadet marshals a C-17 Globemaster III after a training mission over Maui, at the Kahului Airport, Hawaii, Jan. 31, 2021. Aircraft marshals assist pilots by helping direct and park the aircraft after a flight due to the limited visibility between the aircraft and the ground from the cockpit. (Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Makensie Cooper)

Capt. Garrison Boone, 535th Airlift Squadron pilot, adjusts controls in the cockpit to prepare for the final approach to land at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, Jan. 31, 2021. The 535th AS conducted a go-around mission over Maui, a training exercise where the landing is aborted during the final approach.  (Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Makensie Cooper)

Capt. Garrison Boone, 535th Airlift Squadron pilot, adjusts controls in the cockpit to prepare for the final approach to land at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, Jan. 31, 2021. The 535th AS conducted a go-around mission over Maui, a training exercise where the landing is aborted during the final approach. (Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Makensie Cooper)

Col. Scott Berndt, 15th Wing Operations Group commander, prepares for the final approach to land the C-17 Globemaster III at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Jan. 31, 2021. The C-17 Globemaster III can perform many different flight maneuvers including tactical airlift and airdrop missions. (Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Makensie Cooper)

Col. Scott Berndt, 15th Wing Operations Group commander, prepares for the final approach to land the C-17 Globemaster III at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Jan. 31, 2021. The C-17 Globemaster III can perform many different flight maneuvers including tactical airlift and airdrop missions. (Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Makensie Cooper)

Col. Scott Berndt, 15th Wing Operations Group commander, points out a rainbow to Capt. Garrison Boone, 535th Airlift Squadron pilot, during a flight training exercise around the Hawaiian Islands, Jan. 31, 2021. The C-17 Globemaster III can perform many different flight maneuvers including tactical airlift and airdrop missions. (Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Makensie Cooper)

Col. Scott Berndt, 15th Wing Operations Group commander, points out a rainbow to Capt. Garrison Boone, 535th Airlift Squadron pilot, during a flight training exercise around the Hawaiian Islands, Jan. 31, 2021. The C-17 Globemaster III can perform many different flight maneuvers including tactical airlift and airdrop missions. (Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Makensie Cooper)

Col. Scott Berndt, 15th Wing Operations Group commander, scans the Pacific Ocean below during a flight training exercise over the Hawaiian Islands, Jan. 31, 2021. The C-17 Globemaster III can perform many different flight maneuvers including tactical airlift and airdrop missions. (Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Makensie Cooper)

Col. Scott Berndt, 15th Wing Operations Group commander, scans the Pacific Ocean below during a flight training exercise over the Hawaiian Islands, Jan. 31, 2021. The C-17 Globemaster III can perform many different flight maneuvers including tactical airlift and airdrop missions. (Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Makensie Cooper)

JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii -- Col. Scott Berndt, 15th Wing Operations Group commander and Capt. Garrison Boone, 535th Airlift Squadron pilot, fly over the Pacific Ocean during a flight training exercise around the Hawaiian Islands, Jan. 31, 2021. The C-17 Globemaster III can perform many different flight maneuvers including tactical airlift and airdrop missions. (Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Makensie Cooper)