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Swedish air force supports USAF members at Kallax AB

An employee at Kallax Air Base, Sweden, directs a U.S. Air Force C-130 Hercules aircraft on the taxiway at Kallax AB, Sweden, May 14, 2021. The aircraft transported supplies to be used in the Arctic Challenge Exercise 2021, as well as Airmen from the 52nd Fighter Wing at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, and the 86th Airlift Wing at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ali Stewart)

An employee at Kallax Air Base, Sweden, directs a U.S. Air Force C-130 Hercules aircraft on the taxiway at Kallax AB, Sweden, May 14, 2021. The aircraft transported supplies to be used in the Arctic Challenge Exercise 2021, as well as Airmen from the 52nd Fighter Wing at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, and the 86th Airlift Wing at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ali Stewart)

An employee at Kallax Air Base, Sweden, waits for a U.S. Air Force C-130 Hercules aircraft to unload cargo at Kallax AB, Sweden, May 14, 2021. The aircraft deployed from the 86th Airlift wing at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, in support of Arctic Challenge Exercise 2021. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ali Stewart)

An employee at Kallax Air Base, Sweden, waits for a U.S. Air Force C-130 Hercules aircraft to unload cargo at Kallax AB, Sweden, May 14, 2021. The aircraft deployed from the 86th Airlift wing at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, in support of Arctic Challenge Exercise 2021. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ali Stewart)

A member of the Swedish air force waits to unload cargo from a U.S. Air Force C-130 Hercules aircraft at Kallax Air Base, Sweden, May 14, 2021. Members of the Swedish air force provided support for U.S. Air Force Airmen in preparation for the Arctic Challenge Exercise 2021, a reoccurring exercise that this year is Norwegian air force-led. Training with allies and regional partners in the Nordic region enhances flexibility and interoperability among ally and partner nations in the interest of strengthening combined response capabilities and demonstrating international resolve. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ali Stewart)

A member of the Swedish air force waits to unload cargo from a U.S. Air Force C-130 Hercules aircraft at Kallax Air Base, Sweden, May 14, 2021. Members of the Swedish air force provided support for U.S. Air Force Airmen in preparation for the Arctic Challenge Exercise 2021, a reoccurring exercise that this year is Norwegian air force-led. Training with allies and regional partners in the Nordic region enhances flexibility and interoperability among ally and partner nations in the interest of strengthening combined response capabilities and demonstrating international resolve. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ali Stewart)

U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 52nd Fighter Wing at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, unload cargo from a USAF C-130 Hercules aircraft at Kallax Air Base, Sweden, May 14, 2021. The aircraft carried Airmen, personal luggage and military cargo in preparation for support of the Arctic Challenge Exercise 2021. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ali Stewart)

U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 52nd Fighter Wing at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, unload cargo from a USAF C-130 Hercules aircraft at Kallax Air Base, Sweden, May 14, 2021. The aircraft carried Airmen, personal luggage and military cargo in preparation for support of the Arctic Challenge Exercise 2021. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ali Stewart)

A U.S. Air Force Airman from Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, left, presents paperwork to a Swedish border control employee at Kallax Air Base, Sweden, May 14, 2021. Airmen from the 52nd Fighter Wing at Spangdahlem Air Base took multiple precautions related to COVID-19 prior to entering Sweden to ensure a safe, healthy, and successful exercise for the entire duration of Arctic Challenge 2021. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ali Stewart)

A U.S. Air Force Airman from Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, left, presents paperwork to a Swedish border control employee at Kallax Air Base, Sweden, May 14, 2021. Airmen from the 52nd Fighter Wing at Spangdahlem Air Base took multiple precautions related to COVID-19 prior to entering Sweden to ensure a safe, healthy, and successful exercise for the entire duration of Arctic Challenge 2021. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ali Stewart)

A U.S. Air Force Airman from Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, left, presents paperwork to a Swedish border control employee at Kallax Air Base, Sweden, May 14, 2021. With the support of the Swedes, Airmen were able to safely in-process into the country while taking the proper COVID-19 safety measures, ensuring that the Arctic Challenge Exercise would be conducted in a safe and healthy environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ali Stewart)

A U.S. Air Force Airman from Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, left, presents paperwork to a Swedish border control employee at Kallax Air Base, Sweden, May 14, 2021. With the support of the Swedes, Airmen were able to safely in-process into the country while taking the proper COVID-19 safety measures, ensuring that the Arctic Challenge Exercise would be conducted in a safe and healthy environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ali Stewart)

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