Ready to launch

Pilot Maj. Wyck Furcron, with the 121st Fighter Squadron, sprints to the F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft, quickly donning his flight equipment in response to a real-world red alarm scramble March 14. The 113th Wing’s Aerospace Control Alert Detachment reached a milestone of responding to 5,000 alert events on March 21. The alert unit was created in response to the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the United States on Sept. 11, 2001. (Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Becky Vanshur)

PHOTO BY: Master Sgt. Becky Vanshur
VIRIN: 150315-Z-AY311-019.JPG
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