Escaping the Storm

An E-3 Airborne Warning and Control System aircraft from Tinker AFB, Okla., prepares to land at Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz., May 16, 2015. Eight AWACS flew to Davis-Monthan due to tornado alerts in Oklahoma. AWACS provide all-weather surveillance, command, control, and communications needed by commanders of US and NATO air defense forces. ()