Multi-capable Airmen ‘ACE’ training at Cope North 21
An F-35A Lightning II assigned to Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, awaits to refuel from an R-11 fuel truck at Northwest Field as part of Agile Combat Employment (ACE) multi-capable Airmen training during Cope North 21 at Andersen AFB, Guam, Feb. 16, 2021. ACE is the new warfighting concept that Pacific Air Forces is operationalizing to ensure agility, deterrence, and resiliency in a contested or degraded environment. This is the first time the aircraft has flown outside of Alaska, providing a unique training opportunity. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jonathan Valdes Montijo)

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Photo by: Senior Airman Jonathan Valdes |  VIRIN: 210216-F-KM026-0045.JPG