Strategic deterrence is a daily occurrence

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Stephen Cook, the NCO in charge of equipment with the 509th Logistics Readiness Squadron (LRS), oversees the supply section of the deployment control center during Exercise Global Thunder 17 (GT17) at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Oct. 25, 2016. The deployment control center is the centralized location tracking on the 509th LRS process during the exercise. Exercises like GT17 involve extensive planning and coordination to proide unique training opportunities for assigned units and forces. (U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Danielle Quilla)

PHOTO BY: Tech Sgt. Andy M. Kin
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