US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Timothy James, Pararescueman, 33rd Rescue Squadron (RQS), gives the signal to take off for a search and rescue exercise (SAR), before boarding a USAF HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter during Exercise COPE TIGER 2002. Cope Tiger is an annual multinational exercise in the Asia-Pacific region that promotes closer relation and enables air force units in the region to sharpen air combat skill and practice interoperability with US Forces