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New boom platform improves quality of life for KC-135 Airmen

U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Jon Thomas, the Air Mobility Command deputy commander (right) speaks to two boom operators about the new boom operator instructor platform inside a KC-135 Stratotanker on Nov. 4, 2019, at Altus Air Force Base, Okla. On Nov. 20, 2019, the first platform prototype replaced the old platform in the KC-135 at the 97th Air Mobility Wing. Soon, the new boom platform design will be implemented in every KC-135 throughout the Air Force, keeping Warrior Airmen safe, prepared and mission ready. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Breanna Klemm)

PHOTO BY: Airman 1st Class Breanna Klemm
VIRIN: 191104-F-XN197-0115.JPG
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CAMERA

NIKON D850

LENS

24.0-70.0 mm f/2.8

APERTURE

28/10

SHUTTERSPEED

1/60

ISO

10000

IMAGE IS PUBLIC DOMAIN

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