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Fuels distribution operators from 2nd Logistics Readiness Squadron,Barksdale AFB,La.,refuel B-52 Stratofortress at RAF Fairford,England,June 11,2014.During the short-term deployment, the multi-role heavy bomber conducted training flights in USEUCOM area of operations,providing opportunities for aircrews to sharpen skills in several key operational sets & become familiar with airbases & operations in the region. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nick Wilson/Released)

Airmen assigned to the 151st Air Refueling Wing conduct air refueling operations with a C-17 Globemaster III assigned to Joint Base Lewis-McCord, Wash., May 9, 2013, over southern Idaho. The 151st ARW supported air operations across the western United States. (Defense Department photo/Staff Sgt. Tim Chacon)

12th FTW hosts Operation Air Force.Air Force Academy Cadet Cole Vonohlen learns how to fly the T-6 simulator on Randolph Air Force Base July 15. (U.S. Air Force photo/Rich McFadden) (released)

U.S. Air Force members from the 67th Fighter Squadron, Kadena Air Force Base, Japan, deplane a C-130 Hercules, on Komatsu Air Base, Japan, Dec. 7, 2013. The arrival of the C-130 is part of a week-long Aviation Training Relocation Program hosted by the Japanese Air Self Defense Force 6th Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Amber E. N. Jacobs)

Loadmasters with the 36th Airlift Squadron deploy a low-cost, low-altitude payload in a C-130 Hercules April 23, 2014 over the Republic of Korea. The sortie took off in support of Max Thunder, a bilateral aerial training exercise that trains U.S. and Republic of Korea Air Force pilots to work closer together against a hostile force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Chad C. Strohmeyer/Released)

141115-N-IY142-309 MEDITERRANEAN SEA (Nov. 15, 2014) – A U.S. Navy P-3C Orion maritime patrol aircraft attached to the ‘Skinny Dragons’ of Patrol Squadron FOUR (VP 4) conducts a fly by with USS Cole (DDG 67). Cole, an Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer homeported in Norfolk, is conducting naval operations in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of U.S. national security interests in Europe. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communications Specialist 2nd Class John…

1/30/2014 - A KC-135 Stratotanker from the 93rd Air Refueling Squadron from Fairchild, Wash., refuels an F-22 Raptor from Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., during Red Flag 14-1 Jan. 28, 2014, over the Nevada Test and Training Range. Red Flag gives aircrew and air support operations service members from various airframes, military services and allied countries an opportunity to integrate and practice combat operations. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Veronica Montes/Released)

An F-15C Eagle sits on the runway after a certification barrier engagement at Amari Air Base, Estonia, April 22, 2014. Members of the 48th Air Expeditionary Group recently took a trip to Amari AB to engage and certify the aircraft arresting system, taking a critical step toward validating the new NATO Forward Operating Base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dana J. Butler/Released)

An F-22 Raptor taxis to its parking spot on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, May 14, 2014. The Raptor flew as part of Red Flag, which is conducted three to four times a year at JBER and Eielson Air Force Base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Zachary Wolf)

Before you even get to see an airplane for more than an "experience flight" you go back to school. Dana Gunter (right), 559th Flying Training Squadron T-6 simulator instructor, teaches Air Force Academy Cadets (right to left) Johnathan Fonbuena, Conner McKinney and Arturas Kucharevas how to fly the T-6 simulator on Randolph Air Force Base July 15. (U.S. Air Force photo/Rich McFadden) (released)