Royal Thai Air Force, U.S. military team up for search and rescue training during Exercise Cobra Gold 2009
Photo Credit: Cpl Andrew S. Avitt
KORAT, Thailand- U.S. Air Force Capt. Elisabeth Lompert, an airborne air controller with the 962nd Squadron, crosses a bamboo bridge while Royal Thai Flying Officer Akkara Khaovises, an F-16 pilot, waits on the other side during a Combat Search and Rescue exercise Feb. 11, during Cobra Gold 2009. The importance of using back roads and the less travel path is a key to survival in evasion of enemy forces, a point stressed throughout the exercise. Cobra Gold is an annual joint multinational exercise focused on maintaining and improving military interoperability among its participant.
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