Seeing Green

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Staff Sgt Timothy Huffman checks for lens defects on a pair of AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles (NVG's) in the Life Support Section of the 355th Fighter Squadron here on 29 Nov. During the winter months pilots of Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska are given a greater opportunity to train with NVG's more than their counterparts in the lower 48 states due to the decrease length of sunlight.
(U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt Joshua Strang)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Staff Sgt Timothy Huffman checks for lens defects on a pair of AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles (NVG's) in the Life Support Section of the 355th Fighter Squadron here on 29 Nov. During the winter months pilots of Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska are given a greater opportunity to train with NVG's more than their counterparts in the lower 48 states due to the decrease length of sunlight. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt Joshua Strang)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles (NVG's) sit atop a fighter pilot's helmet in the Life Support Section of the 355th Fighter Squadron here on 29 Nov. During the winter months pilots of Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska are given a greater opportunity to train with NVG's more than their counterparts in the lower 48 states due to the decrease length of sunlight.
(U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt Joshua Strang)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles (NVG's) sit atop a fighter pilot's helmet in the Life Support Section of the 355th Fighter Squadron here on 29 Nov. During the winter months pilots of Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska are given a greater opportunity to train with NVG's more than their counterparts in the lower 48 states due to the decrease length of sunlight. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt Joshua Strang)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles (NVG's) sit atop a fighter pilot's helmet in the Life Support Section of the 355th Fighter Squadron here on 29 Nov. During the winter months pilots of Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska are given a greater opportunity to train with NVG's more than their counterparts in the lower 48 states due to the decrease length of sunlight.
(U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt Joshua Strang)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles (NVG's) sit atop a fighter pilot's helmet in the Life Support Section of the 355th Fighter Squadron here on 29 Nov. During the winter months pilots of Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska are given a greater opportunity to train with NVG's more than their counterparts in the lower 48 states due to the decrease length of sunlight. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt Joshua Strang)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Airman First Class Andrew Witherspoon adjust the eyespan on a pair of AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles (NVG's) in the Life Support Section of the 355th Fighter Squadron here on 29 Nov. During the winter months pilots of Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska are given a greater opportunity to train with NVG's more than their counterparts in the lower 48 states due to the decrease length of sunlight.
(U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt Joshua Strang)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Airman First Class Andrew Witherspoon adjust the eyespan on a pair of AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles (NVG's) in the Life Support Section of the 355th Fighter Squadron here on 29 Nov. During the winter months pilots of Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska are given a greater opportunity to train with NVG's more than their counterparts in the lower 48 states due to the decrease length of sunlight. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt Joshua Strang)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Airman First Class Andrew Witherspoon (right) adjust the eyespan on a pair of AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles (NVG's) while Staff Sgt Timothy Huffman consults the Technical Order in the Life Support Section of the 355th Fighter Squadron here on 29 Nov. During the winter months pilots of Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska are given a greater opportunity to train with NVG's more than their counterparts in the lower 48 states due to the decrease length of sunlight.
(U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt Joshua Strang)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Airman First Class Andrew Witherspoon (right) adjust the eyespan on a pair of AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles (NVG's) while Staff Sgt Timothy Huffman consults the Technical Order in the Life Support Section of the 355th Fighter Squadron here on 29 Nov. During the winter months pilots of Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska are given a greater opportunity to train with NVG's more than their counterparts in the lower 48 states due to the decrease length of sunlight. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt Joshua Strang)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Staff Sgt Timothy Huffman consults the Technical Order while Airman First Class Andrew Witherspoon adjust the eyespan on a pair of AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles (NVG's) in the Life Support Section of the 355th Fighter Squadron here on 29 Nov. During the winter months pilots of Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska are given a greater opportunity to train with NVG's more than their counterparts in the lower 48 states due to the decrease length of sunlight.
(U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt Joshua Strang)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Staff Sgt Timothy Huffman consults the Technical Order while Airman First Class Andrew Witherspoon adjust the eyespan on a pair of AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles (NVG's) in the Life Support Section of the 355th Fighter Squadron here on 29 Nov. During the winter months pilots of Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska are given a greater opportunity to train with NVG's more than their counterparts in the lower 48 states due to the decrease length of sunlight. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt Joshua Strang)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Staff Sgt Timothy Huffman checks for lens defects on a pair of AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles (NVG's) in the Life Support Section of the 355th Fighter Squadron here on 29 Nov. During the winter months pilots of Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska are given a greater opportunity to train with NVG's more than their counterparts in the lower 48 states due to the decrease length of sunlight.
(U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt Joshua Strang)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Staff Sgt Timothy Huffman checks for lens defects on a pair of AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles (NVG's) in the Life Support Section of the 355th Fighter Squadron here on 29 Nov. During the winter months pilots of Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska are given a greater opportunity to train with NVG's more than their counterparts in the lower 48 states due to the decrease length of sunlight. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt Joshua Strang)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Staff Sgt Timothy Huffman checks for lens defects on a pair of AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles (NVG's) in the Life Support Section of the 355th Fighter Squadron here on 29 Nov. During the winter months pilots of Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska are given a greater opportunity to train with NVG's more than their counterparts in the lower 48 states due to the decrease length of sunlight.
(U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt Joshua Strang)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Staff Sgt Timothy Huffman checks for lens defects on a pair of AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles (NVG's) in the Life Support Section of the 355th Fighter Squadron here on 29 Nov. During the winter months pilots of Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska are given a greater opportunity to train with NVG's more than their counterparts in the lower 48 states due to the decrease length of sunlight. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt Joshua Strang)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Staff Sgt Timothy Huffman checks for lens defects on a pair of AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles (NVG's) in the Life Support Section of the 355th Fighter Squadron here on 29 Nov. During the winter months pilots of Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska are given a greater opportunity to train with NVG's more than their counterparts in the lower 48 states due to the decrease length of sunlight.
(U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt Joshua Strang)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Staff Sgt Timothy Huffman checks for lens defects on a pair of AN/AVS-9 Night Vision Goggles (NVG's) in the Life Support Section of the 355th Fighter Squadron here on 29 Nov. During the winter months pilots of Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska are given a greater opportunity to train with NVG's more than their counterparts in the lower 48 states due to the decrease length of sunlight. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt Joshua Strang)