SOF briefing

Capt. David Kirkendall, left, an active-duty A-10 pilot from the 81st Fighter Squadron, Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, and Lt. Col. Stephen Chappel, director of operations in the Air Force Reserve's 303rd Fighter Squadron, receive a briefing from the 303rd FS supervisor of flying at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Feb. 11. Captain Kirkendall is one of 20, 81st FS pilots who will be flying with the Reserve's 442nd Fighter Wing to catch up on training sorties unavailable to them in Germany. Captain Kirkendall is also receiving "lead upgrade" training while flying at Whiteman so he can lead A-10 formations when he goes back to his unit in Germany. (U.S. Air Force photo/Maj. David Kurle)

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