A-10Cs, C-17s & Paratroopers at JFE 14B

A-10C Thunderbolt II Close Air Support Aircrafts & C-17 Globemaster III Heavy Transport Aircrafts and approximately 130 paratroopers from the 82nd Airborne Division participate in the Joint Forcible Entry Exercise (JFE 14B) over Keno Airfield on the Nevada Test & Training Range and return later that afternoon, December 6th, 2014. JFE is a US Air Force Weapons School large scale air mobility exercise in which participants plan and execute a complex air-land operation in a simulated contested battlefield. JFE exercises participants ability to synchronize aircraft movements from geographically-separated bases, command large formations of dissimilar aircraft in high threat airspace, and tactically deliver and recover combat forces via air drops and combat landings on an unimproved landing strip. 99th Air Base Wing Public Affairs. Produced by A1C Rebecca Long. Video filmed by William Lewis.

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