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AFGHANISTAN (Nov. 5, 2008) -- A U.S. Air Force KC-10 Extender refuels an F/A 18 Hornet assigned to the "Tomcatters" of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 31 while flying over Afghanistan supporting ongoing operations in the region. VFA-31 is deployed aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) and is part of Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 8. Theodore Roosevelt is on a scheduled deployment in the 5th Fleet area of responsibility. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Adam Cohen (RELEASED)

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Photo Date
Nov. 5, 2008
Lt. Adam Cohen
Caption Writer
MC2 Sharay Bennett
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Air Force
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