180th Fighter Wing Participates in Load Diffuser 17
U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Brad Asbury, an F-16 Fighting Falcon mechanic assigned to the 180th Fighter Wing, Ohio Air National Guard, explains preflight inspection procedures to Hungarian Air Force Maj. Oszvald Juhasz, a logistical specialist assigned to the 59th Air Base, May 30, 2017, in Kecskemet, Hungary. More than 150 Airmen from the 180FW and eight F-16s are participating in the Hungarian led, two week multinational exercise focused on enhancing interoperability capabilities and skills among NATO allied and European partner air forces by conducting joint operations and air defenses to maintain joint readiness, while also bolstering relationships within the U.S. Air National Guard’s State Partnership Program initiatives. Ohio became state partners with Hungary in 1993. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Beth Holliker.