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U.S. Air Force ground crew members do a final inspection of an F-117A Nighthawk aircraft before it departs for Kuwait from Holloman Air Force Base, N.M., on Nov. 19, 1997.  Six of the stealth fighters will join a large force of approximately 120 U.S. Air Force aircraft in the region proving support to Operation Southern Watch which is the U.S. and coalition enforcement of the no-fly-zone over Southern Iraq.  The aircraft are deploying to the Persian Gulf from the 8th Fighter Squadron at Holloman.  DoD photo by Senior Airman Roberta McDonald, U.S. Air Force.

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