AF Week in Photos

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Airmen run with the POW/MIA flag in the early morning hours during a 24-hour run at Schriever Air Force Base, Colo., Sept. 19, 2018. Airmen from various squadrons continuously ran with the POW/MIA flag in 30 minute intervals, with more than 70 participants carrying the flag for a total of 120 miles. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kathryn Calvert)

Donald Hammond III, U.S. Air Force Academy Falcons quarterback, looks to make a pass during a game against the Nevada Wolfpack at Falcon Stadium in Colorado Springs, Colo., Sept. 29, 2018. The Wolfpack defeated the Falcons 28-25 as a furious fourth quarter comeback by the Falcons fell short. (U.S. Air Force photo by Bill Evans)

A C-17 Globemaster III trails a KC-135 Stratotanker before conducting air refueling operations near the coast of N.C. Sept. 28, 2018. The KC-135 can deliver up to 4,800 pounds or 716 gallons of jet fuel per minute. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Bryan Hoover)

FORT GEORGE G. MEADE, Md. (AFNS) -- This week's photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force.