Kadena, Yokota Airmen enhance aircraft expertise together
An MC-130J Commando II pilot, assigned to the 1st Special Operations Squadron, looks through night vision goggles for any obstacles as he banks left during a sortie for exercise Gryphon Jet 21, near the Izu Peninsula, Japan, March 1, 2021. During the exercise, special operations personnel conducted a variety of NVG training, including low-level flights, which test the pilot and aircraft’s ability to maneuver quickly under simulated tactical operating scenarios. (Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Gabrielle Spalding)

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Photo by: Staff Sgt. Gabrielle Spalding |  VIRIN: 210301-F-PS661-1243.JPG