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Video: Hill Airmen participate in total force exercise

Staff Sgt. Justin Crosby, a reservist in the 419th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, prepares an F-35A Lightning II to receive munitions

Staff Sgt. Justin Crosby, a reservist in the 419th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, prepares an F-35A Lightning II to receive munitions Sept. 14, 2020, at Hill Air Force Base, Utah. The team moved quickly and methodically to load an inert bomb onto the jet before it conducted a simulated targeting mission. Reservists participated in a two-week exercise to simulate a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Anthony Pham)

HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah -- The active duty 388th Fighter Wing and Reserve 419th Fighter Wing participated in a rigorous training exercise last week aimed at testing their combat capability.

Pilots and maintainers from the wings have been flying and generating roughly 80 sorties per day, some into the nighttime hours.

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Mission support group members also conducted field operations testing the abilities of security forces and services Airmen.