Pre-flight check

OVER THE PACIFIC -- Maj. Jeff Paget, 96th Air refueling Squadron director of operations, runs the pre-flight checklist with Lt. Col. Gene Feller, 203rd Air Refueling Squadron pilot, prior to a refueling mission Sept. 18. They performed a refueling mission with a C-17 Globemaster III bound for Andersen Air Base, Guam. The C-17 assigned to the 15th Wing, Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam, is operated by the 15th Wing and the Hawaii National Guard?s 154th Wing. Through a Total Force Integration partnership, the Activity Duty and Guard units jointly operate the C-17, the KC-135 Stratotanker and the F-22 Raptor. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Mike Meares)

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