Gearing up to fly
Senior Master Sgt. Andrew Hobbs, 181st Weather Flight superintendent, prepares to don his parachute equipment before a deliberate water drop into Lake Worth in Forth Worth, Texas, May 20, 2017. Hobbs is part of the Air Force Special Operations Weather Team, and as a member must undergo unique training to operate in hostile and denied territories to provide on-the-ground weather reporting. (Texas Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Kristina Overton)