Runway construction prompts arresting system upgrade
175th Fighter Squadron F-16s grabs the BAK-14M hook cable support system with its arresting hook during the system certification Oct. 17, 2017, Joe Foss Field, S.D. The system maintains the fully operational status of military hook cable aircraft arresting systems installed on active runways at military-commercial joint-use airfields, while providing unobstructed runway surface for commercial aircraft traffic. (U.S. Air National Guard photo Staff Sgt. Duane Duimstra)