Agile Lightning demonstrates nimble operations
An F-35A Lightning II, assigned to the 4th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron at Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab Emirates, takes off at the start of Exercise Agile Lightning Aug. 5, 2019. The exercise demonstrated the adaptive basing methodology where personnel and aircraft can operate in austere environments to complete essential missions vital to the defense of U.S. assets and personnel. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Chris Thornbury)

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