U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Samuel Chipman, the 355th Fighter Squadron (FS) commander, renders the squadron salute prior to takeoff on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, July 1, 2021. The squadron salute resembling a falcon’s talons is inspired by the 355th FS’s identity as the ‘Fighting Falcons’. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jose Miguel T. Tamondong)
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