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An Airman looks at an aircraft part beside a black light. Finding potential mishaps before they happen: NDI Airmen
LITTLE ROCK AIR FORCE BASE, Ark. — A nondestructive inspection Airman searches for cracks capable of taking down an aircraft by analyzing the suspect piece with eyes specially trained for the job.Airmen from the 19th Maintenance Squadron NDI shop perform aircraft integrity checks, at set intervals and upon request, using liquids and a variety of other methods to assist them in seeing cracks and additional imperfections in aircraft parts.
0 4/17
2018
Staff Sgt. Helena Giammarco, USAF Band of Mid-America’s Mobility Brass Quintet member, explains the mechanics of her French Horn instrument during a performance at Mascoutah Elementary School, Illinois March 14, 2018. The performance were part of Air Mobility Command’s contribution to the Music in Our Schools month initiative. Giammarco hails from Besançon, France, and was previously a U.S. Navy Band member. (U.S. Air Force photo by Candy Knight) AMC bands build bridges with STEM
SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE — Air Mobility Command bands are serving a leading role in education outreach efforts for the Air Force. Leveraging the 33rd annual Music in Our Schools Month, Air Mobility Command bands, assigned to Scott AFB, Ill. and Travis AFB, Calif., will perform in 47 different schools across six states in the month of March.
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2018
U.S. Air Force Reserve Officers Training Corps cadets assigned to Detachment 640 from Miami University, Ohio, fasten their seatbelts aboard a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft at Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, March 19, 2018. Flying classrooms: teaching future leaders in the air
MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE — More than 20 Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps cadets with Detachment 640 from Miami University, Ohio, travelled from Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, to MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, to receive an in-flight leadership course, March 19, 2018 and attend STEAM Day hosted at MacDill, March 21, 2018.
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2018
521st Air Mobility Operations Wing leadership attend a commander’s conference, on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Feb. 21, 2018. Participants in the week-long conference discussed concerns and topics ranging from unit readiness to mission execution and effectiveness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua Magbanua) 521st AMOW is ready to fight anytime, anywhere
When some people think of warfighting, they often think about the battle itself. But as the saying goes, “getting there is half the battle.”This is why leaders of the 521st Air Mobility Operations Wing take their mission of providing air mobility to combat zones very seriously.“We continue to play a critical role in moving munitions, troops, and
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2018
Airman 1st Class Nathan Hopkins trains Airman Britney Hogue how to defuel a KC-135 Stratotanker using an R-12 fuel truck. POL Airmen are responsible for providing optimal refueling support on and off the flight line. Both Hopkins and Hogue are 92nd Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels distribution operators. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Janelle Patiño) POL Airmen keep tankers flying
Fairchild is renowned for its aerial refueling capabilities for the United States Air Force, Army, Navy, Marine Corps and allied nation aircraft. The KC-135 Stratotanker has been called a “flying fuel depot,” but what many overlook is the Airmen who supply the gas it needs to accomplish its global reach mission.Airmen from the 92nd Logistics
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2018
Lt. Col. Daniel LaMothe, 22nd Aerospace Medicine Squadron commander, teaches members of the Philippine Air Force about airway management during BALIKATAN 2017 May, 2017 in Philippines. Throughout the exercise, the coalition performed mass casualty training and casualty evacuation operations, which involved loading and unloading helicopters, public health post disaster recovery and psychological treatment after dealing with traumatic events such as terrorist attacks. Medical expert enhances partnerships through global health engagements
SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. -- Before leading in a command position at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas, U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Daniel Lamothe, was working side-by-side with the Philippine air force and helping combat malaria in the Honduras.Lamothe’s career features numerous partnerships with other countries during global health engagements. He
0 12/08
2017
PR Fairchild Airman supports effort in Puerto Rico
The wind raged between 110 and 155 miles per hour Sept. 20 as Hurricane Maria hit the United States territory of Puerto Rico. Power was knocked out across the island, infrastructure collapsed, plants were uprooted from the ground and water flooded across large areas.
0 12/04
2017
Air Mobility Command shield AMC roadshow hits the streets
SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. — Air Mobility Command’s annual officer development roadshow continued this month with visits to Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama, and Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi. The purpose of the roadshow is to share the latest information and career development opportunities available to AMC officers. Members from the command’s force development division travel to different AMC bases and units to provide career field development updates.
0 10/18
2017
U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Cody Nichols, 721st Aerial Port Squadron passenger services agent, answers the phone while working at the passenger service desk on Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Aug. 14, 2017. Space Available, commonly known as Space A, is a program at many U.S. Air Force installations around the world which allows military members, dependents, retirees, and certain civilians to ride an aircraft to a destination at either a very cheap price or no cost at all. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Magbanua) Fly away with Space A!
RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany -- Space Available, commonly known as Space A, is a program at many U.S. military installations around the world that allows military members, dependents, retirees, and certain civilians to ride an aircraft to a destination at either a very cheap price or no cost at all.The program stems from the concept that if a
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2017
Tech. Sgt. Jason Fatjo, 14th Airlift Squadron loadmaster, embraces his family after returning from a deployment at Joint Base Charleston, S.C., Aug. 8, 2017. Family welcomes back 14th AS, loadmaster from 5th deployment
As any military family knows, trials come with deployments.
0 8/07
2017
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