U.S. Central Command Photo Gallery

CRG enables strategic air operations at Qayyarah West
An Iraqi air force C-130J Super Hercules takes off from Qayyarah West Airfield, Iraq, after offloading troops Nov. 17, 2016. The airfield was recaptured from Da'esh by Iraqi forces in July 2016, and has been refurbished by Coalition engineers to allow recommencement of air operations. is now a vital logistical hub, opening an air corridor in support of the battle to liberate Mosul as well as operations throughout northern Iraq. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Charles Rivezzo)

Photo by: Staff Sgt. Charles Rivezzo |  VIRIN: 161117-F-OR751-002.JPG