Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) Captain (CPT) Ian Tan (foreground) a Pilot assigned to the 140 Squadron, and US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) John Mizelle, a Survive, Evade, Resistance, and Escape (SERE) training Instructor, carry their equipment in preparation for a training session at Korat, Royal Thai Air Force Base (RTAFB), Thailand, during Exercise COPE TIGER 2003. Cope Tiger is an annual multinational exercise in the Asia-Pacific region that promotes closer relations and enables air force units in the region to sharpen air combat skill and practice interoperability with US Forces