A pilot from the 60th Air Expeditionary Group, Diego Garcia, test his quick-don oxygen mask during preflight checks on a KC-10 Extender. The pilot and his crew are preparing to fly a mission to refuel aircraft in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. In response to the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 at the New York World Trade Center and the Pentagon, President George W. Bush initiated Operation ENDURING FREEDOM in support of the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT), fighting terrorism abroad
- Department of Defense. American Forces Information Service. Defense Visual Information Center. 1994-
The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: ENDURING FREEDOM Base: Nav Sup Activity, Diego Garcia Country: British Indian Ocean Territory (IOT) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Cedric H. Rudisill, USAF Release Status: Released to Public.
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