|Operation Enduring Freedom: Eye in the Sk|
Operation Enduring Freedom: Eye in the Sky
Operation Enduring Freedom -- (AFPN) October 9, 2002 -- Airman 1st Class Michael Burns, from the 438th Expeditionary Force Protection Squadron, prepares to launch an airborne surveillance aircraft at a forward-deployed location supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. The aircraft provides the base with another layer of defense without putting lives at risk by transmitting live footage to the operator as it surveys the perimeter of the base.
Photos by Staff Sgt. William Greer