RAAF Air Commodore visits the Australian F-35A Transition Team at Luke

LUKE AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. -- Air Commodore Mike Kitcher, Commander Air Combat Group of the Royal Australian Air Force, speaks with members of the Australian F-35A Transition Team embedded with the 61st Fighter Squadron and Aircraft Maintenance Unit during a visit to Luke Air Force Base, Ariz., Oct. 25, 2017. AIRCDRE Kitcher spoke with Australian pilots and maintenance personnel about his vision for the transition of the F-35A into Australian service, and he thanked the 56th Fighter Wing and Lockheed Martin for supporting the Australian mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Devante Williams)