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U.S. Air Force Capt. Sam Nelson

U.S. Air Force Capt. Sam Nelson, on the left console, looks to his sensor operator while the team flies its drone on a mission over Afghanistan. The two men operate from Creech Air Force Base in Nevada as part of the 432d Air Expeditionary Wing. Rick Loomis / Los Angeles Times
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