U.S. Air Force Capt. Joe Eastman, left, and Capt. Wilson Spreier, right, approach the runway at Alpena Combat Readiness Training Center, Aug. 24, 2018. To maintain profieciency, pilots perform pattern maneuvers by communicating with an air traffic controller over the radio.

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U.S. Air Force Capt. Joe Eastman, left, and Capt. Wilson Spreier, right, approach the runway at Alpena Combat Readiness Training Center, Aug. 24, 2018. To maintain profieciency, pilots perform pattern maneuvers by communicating with an air traffic controller over the radio. Stock Photo
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U.S. Air Force Capt. Joe Eastman, left, and Capt. Wilson Spreier, right, approach the runway at Alpena Combat Readiness Training Center, Aug. 24, 2018. To maintain profieciency, pilots perform pattern maneuvers by communicating with an air traffic controller over the radio.
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