357th FS departs for Green Flag

U. S. Air Force Capt. Chad Rudolph, 357th Fighter Squadron A-10C Thunderbolt II pilot, signals to his crew chief during a preflight inspection at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Sept. 10, 2015, prior to departing for Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., to participate in Green Flag 15-10.  Green Flag is an advanced, realistic and relevant air to surface training exercise that prepares joint and coalition warfighters to meet combatant commander requirements across air, space and cyberspace.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chris Massey/Released)

U. S. Air Force Capt. Chad Rudolph, 357th Fighter Squadron A-10C Thunderbolt II pilot, signals to his crew chief during a preflight inspection at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Sept. 10, 2015, prior to departing for Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., to participate in Green Flag 15-10. Green Flag is an advanced, realistic and relevant air to surface training exercise that prepares joint and coalition warfighters to meet combatant commander requirements across air, space and cyberspace. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chris Massey/Released)

U.S. Air Force A-10C Thunderbolt II pilots from the 357th Fighter Squadron listen to preflight briefings at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Sept. 10, 2015, prior to departing for Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., to participate in Green Flag 15-10.  Green Flag is an advanced, realistic and relevant air to surface training exercise that prepares joint and coalition warfighters to meet combatant commander requirements across air, space and cyberspace.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chris Massey/Released)

U.S. Air Force A-10C Thunderbolt II pilots from the 357th Fighter Squadron listen to preflight briefings at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Sept. 10, 2015, prior to departing for Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., to participate in Green Flag 15-10. Green Flag is an advanced, realistic and relevant air to surface training exercise that prepares joint and coalition warfighters to meet combatant commander requirements across air, space and cyberspace. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chris Massey/Released)

An A-10C Thunderbolt II from the 357th Fighter Squadron taxis down the flight line at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Sept. 10, 2015, before departing for Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., to participate in Green Flag 15-10.  Green Flag is an advanced, realistic and relevant air to surface training exercise that prepares joint and coalition warfighters to meet combatant commander requirements across air, space and cyberspace.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chris Massey/Released)

An A-10C Thunderbolt II from the 357th Fighter Squadron taxis down the flight line at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Sept. 10, 2015, before departing for Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., to participate in Green Flag 15-10. Green Flag is an advanced, realistic and relevant air to surface training exercise that prepares joint and coalition warfighters to meet combatant commander requirements across air, space and cyberspace. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chris Massey/Released)

An A-10C Thunderbolt II from the 357th Fighter Squadron departs Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Sept. 10, 2015, to participate in Green Flag 15-10 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.  Green Flag is an advanced, realistic and relevant air to surface training exercise that prepares joint and coalition warfighters to meet combatant commander requirements across air, space and cyberspace.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Basic Nathan H. Barbour/Released)

An A-10C Thunderbolt II from the 357th Fighter Squadron departs Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Sept. 10, 2015, to participate in Green Flag 15-10 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Green Flag is an advanced, realistic and relevant air to surface training exercise that prepares joint and coalition warfighters to meet combatant commander requirements across air, space and cyberspace. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Basic Nathan H. Barbour/Released)

An A-10C Thunderbolt II from the 357th Fighter Squadron departs Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Sept. 10, 2015, to participate in Green Flag 15-10 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.  Green Flag is an advanced, realistic and relevant air to surface training exercise that prepares joint and coalition warfighters to meet combatant commander requirements across air, space and cyberspace.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chris Massey/Released)

An A-10C Thunderbolt II from the 357th Fighter Squadron departs Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Sept. 10, 2015, to participate in Green Flag 15-10 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Green Flag is an advanced, realistic and relevant air to surface training exercise that prepares joint and coalition warfighters to meet combatant commander requirements across air, space and cyberspace. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chris Massey/Released)

Four A-10C Thunderbolt IIs from the 357th Fighter Squadron taxi down the flight line at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Sept. 10, 2015, before departing for Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., to participate in Green Flag 15-10.  Green Flag is an advanced, realistic and relevant air to surface training exercise that prepares joint and coalition warfighters to meet combatant commander requirements across air, space and cyberspace.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chris Massey/Released)

Four A-10C Thunderbolt IIs from the 357th Fighter Squadron taxi down the flight line at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Sept. 10, 2015, before departing for Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., to participate in Green Flag 15-10. Green Flag is an advanced, realistic and relevant air to surface training exercise that prepares joint and coalition warfighters to meet combatant commander requirements across air, space and cyberspace. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chris Massey/Released)

An A-10C Thunderbolt II from the 357th Fighter Squadron departs Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Sept. 10, 2015, to participate in Green Flag 15-10 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.  Green Flag is an advanced, realistic and relevant air to surface training exercise that prepares joint and coalition warfighters to meet combatant commander requirements across air, space and cyberspace.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Basic Nathan H. Barbour/Released)

An A-10C Thunderbolt II from the 357th Fighter Squadron departs Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Sept. 10, 2015, to participate in Green Flag 15-10 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Green Flag is an advanced, realistic and relevant air to surface training exercise that prepares joint and coalition warfighters to meet combatant commander requirements across air, space and cyberspace. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Basic Nathan H. Barbour/Released)