USAF and Paraguayan Air Force Pilots Execute ‘Shoulder-to-Shoulder’ Flying Operations

Paraguayan Air Force Capt. Maria Jara (left) and U.S. Air Force Capt. Kevin Bennett (right) fly a Cessna 208 Caravan over Asuncion, Paraguay, Sept. 21, 2023. (Courtesy photo / U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Patrick Dixon). The joint training of the 571st and 818th MSAS pilots alongside the Paraguayan Air Force pilots on the C-208 enhances international collaboration, fostering interoperability and strengthening regional security efforts. This exchange not only refines pilot skills but also promotes mutual understanding, crucial for effective joint operations in diverse operational environments.

PHOTO BY: U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Patrick Dixon
VIRIN: 240213-F-BS362-2002.JPG
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