15th SOS maintains MC-130H Combat Talon II combat readiness

An MC-130H Combat Talon II assigned to the 15th Special Operations Squadron taxis down a runway for a training mission at Hurlburt Field, Fla., July 7, 2017. The MC-130H is equipped to provide in-flight refueling for special operations forces aircraft and combat search and rescue helicopters. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Yates)

An MC-130H Combat Talon II assigned to the 15th Special Operations Squadron taxis down a runway for a training mission at Hurlburt Field, Fla., July 7, 2017. The MC-130H is equipped to provide in-flight refueling for special operations forces aircraft and combat search and rescue helicopters. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Yates)

A 15th Special Operations Squadron MC-130H Combat Talon II flies over Hurlburt Field, Fla., during a training mission July 7, 2017. The MC-130H is equipped to provide in-flight refueling for special operations forces aircraft and combat search and rescue helicopters. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick)

A 15th Special Operations Squadron MC-130H Combat Talon II flies over Hurlburt Field, Fla., during a training mission July 7, 2017. The MC-130H is equipped to provide in-flight refueling for special operations forces aircraft and combat search and rescue helicopters. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick)

A 15th Special Operations Squadron MC-130H Combat Talon II flies over Hurlburt Field, Fla., during a training mission, July 7, 2017. Aircrew with the 15th SOS train to be able to operate the MC-130H in missions like providing infiltration and exfiltration of special operations forces, and can perform equipment resupply missions to hostile or denied territory anytime, anyplace. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Yates)

A 15th Special Operations Squadron MC-130H Combat Talon II flies over Hurlburt Field, Fla., during a training mission, July 7, 2017. Aircrew with the 15th SOS train to be able to operate the MC-130H in missions like providing infiltration and exfiltration of special operations forces, and can perform equipment resupply missions to hostile or denied territory anytime, anyplace. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Yates)

An MC-130H Combat Talon II assigned to the 15th Special Operations Squadron flies over Hurlburt Field, Fla., during a training mission July 7, 2017. Aircrew with the 15th SOS train to be able to operate the MC-130H in missions like providing infiltration and exfiltration of special operations forces, and can perform equipment resupply missions to hostile or denied territory anytime, anyplace. (U.S Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick)

An MC-130H Combat Talon II assigned to the 15th Special Operations Squadron flies over Hurlburt Field, Fla., during a training mission July 7, 2017. Aircrew with the 15th SOS train to be able to operate the MC-130H in missions like providing infiltration and exfiltration of special operations forces, and can perform equipment resupply missions to hostile or denied territory anytime, anyplace. (U.S Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Pick)

HURLBURT FIELD, Fla. -- An MC-130H Combat Talon II assigned to the 15th Special Operations Squadron takes off for a training mission at Hurlburt Field, Fla., July 7. Aircrew with the 15th SOS train to be able to operate the MC-130H in missions like providing infiltration and exfiltration of special operations forces, and can perform equipment resupply missions to hostile or denied territory anytime, anyplace.