Fast jets and fast balls

Air Force jets perform a flyby in celebration of the Atlanta Braves baseball opening day at Turner Field on April 6, 2007.  Two F-15 and two F-22 fighter aircraft represent the Heritage to Horizons theme for the Air Force during the performance of the Star-Spangled Banner.  The tribute to the Air Force's 60th Anniversary is represented by baseballs that will make a trip around the world and return to Turner Field in September.  The Heritage to Horizons events throughout the year all lead up to Atlanta Air Force Week, hosted by Air Force Reserve Command, Oct. 8-14, 2007. (U.S. Air Force photo/Don Peek)

Air Force jets perform a flyby in celebration of the Atlanta Braves baseball opening day at Turner Field on April 6, 2007. Two F-15 and two F-22 fighter aircraft represent the Heritage to Horizons theme for the Air Force during the performance of the Star-Spangled Banner. The tribute to the Air Force's 60th Anniversary is represented by baseballs that will make a trip around the world and return to Turner Field in September. The Heritage to Horizons events throughout the year all lead up to Atlanta Air Force Week, hosted by Air Force Reserve Command, Oct. 8-14, 2007. (U.S. Air Force photo/Don Peek)

Col. Heath Nuckolls, commander of the Air Force Reserve's 94th Airlift Wing, Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Ga., along with Atlanta Braves pitcher, John Smoltz, present a baseball that will make a trip around the world commemorating the Air Force's 60th Anniversary at the April 6, 2007, opening home game at Turner Field. The baseball will return to Turner Field during a September home game. The Heritage to Horizons events throughout year lead up to Atlanta Air Force Week, hosted by Air Force Reserve Command, Oct. 8-14, 2007. (U.S.Air Force photo/Don Peek)

Col. Heath Nuckolls, commander of the Air Force Reserve's 94th Airlift Wing, Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Ga., along with Atlanta Braves pitcher, John Smoltz, present a baseball that will make a trip around the world commemorating the Air Force's 60th Anniversary at the April 6, 2007, opening home game at Turner Field. The baseball will return to Turner Field during a September home game. The Heritage to Horizons events throughout year lead up to Atlanta Air Force Week, hosted by Air Force Reserve Command, Oct. 8-14, 2007. (U.S.Air Force photo/Don Peek)

Col. Heath Nuckolls meets and greets 39th President of the United 
States, Jimmy Carter, attending the April 6 opening Atlanta Braves game at Turner Field.  Colonel Nuckolls is the commander of the 94th Airlift Wing at Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Ga.  Colonel Nuckolls presented the baseballs  that will make a trip around the world commemorating the Air Force's 60th Anniversary during the pre-game ceremony. The baseballs will return to Turner Field within the month of September. The event is part of the Heritage to Horizons theme events throughout year leading up to Atlanta Air Force Week, Oct. 8-14. (U.S.Air Force photo/Don Peek)

Col. Heath Nuckolls meets and greets 39th President of the United States, Jimmy Carter, attending the April 6 opening Atlanta Braves game at Turner Field. Colonel Nuckolls is the commander of the 94th Airlift Wing at Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Ga. Colonel Nuckolls presented the baseballs that will make a trip around the world commemorating the Air Force's 60th Anniversary during the pre-game ceremony. The baseballs will return to Turner Field within the month of September. The event is part of the Heritage to Horizons theme events throughout year leading up to Atlanta Air Force Week, Oct. 8-14. (U.S.Air Force photo/Don Peek)

Col. Heath Nuckolls (right), named honorary team captain poses with game officials during the Atlanta Braves opening game. Colonel Nuckolls is the  commander of the 94th Airlift Wing at Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Ga.  April 6, opening game day at Turner Field, in Atlanta, was also the debut of the Air Force 60th Anniversary baseballs that will travel around the world. The baseballs will return to Turner Field within the month of September.  The Heritage to Horizons events throughout the year lead up to Atlanta Air Force Week, Oct. 8-14. (U.S. Air Force photo/Don Peek)

Col. Heath Nuckolls (right), named honorary team captain poses with game officials during the Atlanta Braves opening game. Colonel Nuckolls is the commander of the 94th Airlift Wing at Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Ga. April 6, opening game day at Turner Field, in Atlanta, was also the debut of the Air Force 60th Anniversary baseballs that will travel around the world. The baseballs will return to Turner Field within the month of September. The Heritage to Horizons events throughout the year lead up to Atlanta Air Force Week, Oct. 8-14. (U.S. Air Force photo/Don Peek)