• A C-17 Globemaster III aircraft, lands on Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii, , Dec. 16. The landing was part of a joint exercise to test joint readiness procedures for the 25th Infantry Division, 5th Battlefield Coordination Detachment and the Air Force's 15th Wing.

    C-17 lands at Wheeler Army Airfield

    A C-17 Globemaster III aircraft, lands on Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii, , Dec. 16. The landing was part of a joint exercise to test joint readiness procedures for the 25th Infantry Division, 5th Battlefield Coordination Detachment and the Air Force's...

  • A C-17 Globemaster III aircraft, lands on Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii,  Dec. 16. The landing was part of a joint exercise to test joint readiness procedures for the 25th Infantry Division, 5th Battlefield Coordination Detachment and the Air Force's 15th Wing.

    C-17 lands at Wheeler Army Airfield

    A C-17 Globemaster III aircraft, lands on Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii, Dec. 16. The landing was part of a joint exercise to test joint readiness procedures for the 25th Infantry Division, 5th Battlefield Coordination Detachment and the Air Force's...

  • A Soldier directs the Humvee into a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft on Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii, Dec. 16.

    C-17 Lands at Wheeler Army Airfield

    A Soldier directs the Humvee into a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft on Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii, Dec. 16.

  • A Soldier directs the Humvee into a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft on Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii, Dec. 16.

    C-17 lands at Wheeler Army Airfield

    A Soldier directs the Humvee into a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft on Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii, Dec. 16.

  • Soldiers load a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft on Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii, Dec. 16. The landing was part of a joint exercise to test joint readiness procedures for the 25th Infantry Division, 5th Battlefield Coordination Detachment and the Air Force's 15th Wing.

    C-17 lands at Wheeler Army Airfield

    Soldiers load a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft on Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii, Dec. 16. The landing was part of a joint exercise to test joint readiness procedures for the 25th Infantry Division, 5th Battlefield Coordination Detachment and the Air...

  • Soldiers of the 25th Infantry Division board a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft on Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii, Dec. 16. The landing was part of a joint exercise to test joint readiness procedures for the 25th Infantry Division, 5th Battlefield Coordination Detachment and the Air Force's 15th Wing.

    C-17 lands at Wheeler Army Airfield

    Soldiers of the 25th Infantry Division board a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft on Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii, Dec. 16. The landing was part of a joint exercise to test joint readiness procedures for the 25th Infantry Division, 5th Battlefield...

The 25th Infantry Division and the Air Force's 15th Wing conducted joint training with a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft, Dec. 16 on Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii.

The plane was loaded with Humvees and military personnel, within 2 hours.

The exercise enabled the 25th Infantry Division, 5th Battlefield Coordination Detachment and the Air Force's 15th Wing to successfully test joint readiness procedures.

Through a joint endeavor with the Air Force at Joint Base Pearl Harbor- Hickam, the 25th Infantry Division continues to refine its ability to deploy initial forces within 24 hours of notification. The C-17 Globemaster aircraft provides both troop and cargo transport to help the 25th Infantry Division succeed in its mission.

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