A U.S. Air Force captain attends a planning briefing as a member of the Japan Air Self-Defense Force goes over plans for the exercise Southern Beach 22-2 at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Jan. 18, 2022. The planning for Southern Beach usually takes place with members from both the USAF and JASDF meeting in one room, but due to COVID-19 it took place virtually. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Cesar J. Navarro)