Misawa F-16s deploy to Andersen AFB in support of Cope North 2016
Senior Airman Darion Hubbard, a 35th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron assistant dedicated crew chief from Misawa Air Base, Japan, prepares an F-16 Fighting Falcon for takeoff Feb. 4, 2016, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. Several F-16s from the 13th FS are deployed to Andersen AFB in support of Cope North 2016. Cope North is an annual event that focuses on humanitarian assistance and disaster relief and large force employment in an effort to enhance interoperability among forces from the U.S., Japan, Australia, South Korea, Philippines and New Zealand. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Joshua Smoot)