Gallery – Red Flag 16-1 rolls into week two

A B-1B Lancer, assigned to the 7th Bomb Wing, Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, sits on the flight line before take-off during Red Flag 16-1 at Nellis Air Force base, Nev., Jan. 29, 2016. Red Flag is one of a series of advanced training programs administered by the U.S. Air Force Warfare Center.

A B-1B Lancer, assigned to the 7th Bomb Wing, Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, takes off from Nellis AFB, Nev., during Red Flag 16-1 Jan. 29, 2016. The 7th BW is one of many U.S. and allied air forces deployed to Nellis AFB to participate in the three week simulated air combat training over the 2.9 million acre Nevada Test and Training Range. A B-1B Lancer, assigned to the 7th Bomb Wing, Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, takes off from Nellis AFB, Nev., during Red Flag 16-1 Jan. 29, 2016. The 7th BW is one of many U.S. and allied air forces deployed to Nellis AFB to participate in the three week simulated air combat training over the 2.9 million acre Nevada Test and Training Range.

A B-1B Lancer, assigned to the 7th Bomb Wing, Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, makes its way down the runway right before takeoff during Red Flag 16-1 at Nellis Air Force Base Jan. 29, 2016. Red Flag was established in 1975 as one of the initiatives directed by General Robert J. Dixon, then commander of Tactical Air Command, to better prepare our forces for combat. A B-1B Lancer, assigned to the 7th Bomb Wing, Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, makes its way down the runway right before takeoff during Red Flag 16-1 at Nellis Air Force Base Jan. 29, 2016. Red Flag was established in 1975 as one of the initiatives directed by General Robert J. Dixon, then commander of Tactical Air Command, to better prepare our forces for combat.

A B-1B Lancer, assigned to the 7th Bomb Wing, Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, sits on the flight line before take-off during Red Flag 16-1 at Nellis Air Force base, Nev., Jan. 29, 2016. Red Flag is one of a series of advanced training programs administered by the U.S. Air Force Warfare Center. A B-1B Lancer, assigned to the 7th Bomb Wing, Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, sits on the flight line before take-off during Red Flag 16-1 at Nellis Air Force base, Nev., Jan. 29, 2016. Red Flag is one of a series of advanced training programs administered by the U.S. Air Force Warfare Center.

An F-16 Fighting Falcon assigned to the 510th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, waits to taxi during Red Flag 16-1 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Jan. 29. Red Flag is a realistic combat training exercise that provides heavily-contested and degraded operational environments to prepare crews for possible major combat operations. An F-16 Fighting Falcon assigned to the 510th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, waits to taxi during Red Flag 16-1 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Jan. 29. Red Flag is a realistic combat training exercise that provides heavily-contested and degraded operational environments to prepare crews for possible major combat operations.

An F-16 Fighting Falcon assigned to the 510th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, awaits preflight checks during Red Flag 16-1 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Jan. 29. Units from around the country and the world come to Nellis AFB to participate and work together on simulated combat scenarios to prepare for possible real-world contingencies. An F-16 Fighting Falcon assigned to the 510th Fighter Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, awaits preflight checks during Red Flag 16-1 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Jan. 29. Units from around the country and the world come to Nellis AFB to participate and work together on simulated combat scenarios to prepare for possible real-world contingencies.

A Typhoon assigned to the 3 Fighter Squadron, Royal Air Force Coningsby U.K., launches from the flightline for a training sortie during Red Flag 16-1 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Jan. 27, 2015. The 3 FS was one of three founding squadrons of the Royal Flying Corps Squadrons formed on May 13, 1912. A Typhoon assigned to the 3 Fighter Squadron, Royal Air Force Coningsby U.K., launches from the flightline for a training sortie during Red Flag 16-1 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Jan. 27, 2015. The 3 FS was one of three founding squadrons of the Royal Flying Corps Squadrons formed on May 13, 1912.