Col. James Shigekane 154th Wing vice commander speaks to a group of air defense airmen from the Hawaii Air National Guard and Philippine Air Force, Aug. 20, 2019, Clark Air Base, Philippines. Shigekane was delivering the opening remarks of a Subject Matter Expert Exchange between the HIANG and PAF. The SMEE was part of the National Guard State Partnership Program which pairs a state's National Guard with a partner nation to promote security cooperation and capacity. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Airman Orlando Corpuz)