A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 140th Fighter Wing, Buckley, Colo., detaches from the boom of a KC-135 Stratotanker from the 161st Air Refueling Wing, Phoenix, Ariz., November 12, 2010, near Natal, Brazil. Both wings are participating CRUZEX V, or Cruzeiro Do Sul (Southern Cross). CRUZEX is a multi-national combined exercise involving the Air Forces of Argentina, Brazil, Chile, France and Uruguay, and observers from numerous other countries with more than 82 aircraft and almost 3,000 Airmen involved. U.S. Air Force Photo by Master Sgt. Kelly M. Deitloff
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