Air defense exercise tests NORTHCOM response
Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Jacob N. Bailey
An F-15 Eagle from the 142nd Fighter Wing, Portland Air National Guard Base, Ore., takes off on a mission in support of Amalgam Dart 2009. Amalgam Dart is a field test of the Department of Defense's ability to rapidly deploy a total air-integrated defense system in the U.S. in order to deter, detect and defeat airborne threats.
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