EMS ammo team wins Iron Flight competition

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Master Sgt. Carlos Crasta, 52nd Component Maintenance Squadron, runs while holding two 85 pound dumbbells during the Iron Flight Competition at the track here March 28. The quarterly competition is an incentive program intended to build comraderie and test the mental and physical endurance of the participating squadron members. Four teams participated in the six-person team competition that consisted of three different events. The 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron ammo team won the competition after a three-way tie-breaker rope-climbing event against the 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron and CMS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Matthew B. Fredericks/Released)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Master Sgt. Carlos Crasta, 52nd Component Maintenance Squadron, runs while holding two 85 pound dumbbells during the Iron Flight Competition at the track here March 28. The quarterly competition is an incentive program intended to build comraderie and test the mental and physical endurance of the participating squadron members. Four teams participated in the six-person team competition that consisted of three different events. The 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron ammo team won the competition after a three-way tie-breaker rope-climbing event against the 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron and CMS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Matthew B. Fredericks/Released)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Staff Sgt. Timmy Edge, left, 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron, and Tech. Sgt. Jason Quadros, 52nd Component Maintenance Squadron, long jump during a relay for the Iron Flight Competition at the track here March 28. The quarterly competition is an incentive program intended to build comraderie and test the mental and physical endurance of the participating squadron members. Four teams participated in the six-person team competition that consisted of three different events. The 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron ammo team won the competition after a three-way tie-breaker rope-climbing event against the 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron and CMS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Matthew B. Fredericks/Released)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Staff Sgt. Timmy Edge, left, 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron, and Tech. Sgt. Jason Quadros, 52nd Component Maintenance Squadron, long jump during a relay for the Iron Flight Competition at the track here March 28. The quarterly competition is an incentive program intended to build comraderie and test the mental and physical endurance of the participating squadron members. Four teams participated in the six-person team competition that consisted of three different events. The 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron ammo team won the competition after a three-way tie-breaker rope-climbing event against the 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron and CMS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Matthew B. Fredericks/Released)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Master Sgt. Jerry Torrez, 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron, performs a long jump during a relay for the Iron Flight Competition at the track here March 28. The quarterly competition is an incentive program intended to build comraderie and test the mental and physical endurance of the participating squadron members. Four teams participated in the six-person team competition that consisted of three different events. The 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron ammo team won the competition after a three-way tie-breaker rope-climbing event against the 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron and the 52nd Component Maintenance Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Matthew B. Fredericks/Released)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Master Sgt. Jerry Torrez, 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron, performs a long jump during a relay for the Iron Flight Competition at the track here March 28. The quarterly competition is an incentive program intended to build comraderie and test the mental and physical endurance of the participating squadron members. Four teams participated in the six-person team competition that consisted of three different events. The 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron ammo team won the competition after a three-way tie-breaker rope-climbing event against the 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron and the 52nd Component Maintenance Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Matthew B. Fredericks/Released)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Members of the 52nd Component Maintenance Squadron watch teammate Staff Sgt. Brandon Bertrand, bottom right, 52nd CMS, do pushups during the Iron Flight Competition at the Combat Fitness Center here March 28. The quarterly competition is an incentive program intended to build comraderie and test the mental and physical endurance of the participating squadron members. Four teams participated in the six-person team competition that consisted of three different events. The 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron ammo team won the competition after a three-way tie-breaker rope-climbing event against the 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron and CMS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Matthew B. Fredericks/Released)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Members of the 52nd Component Maintenance Squadron watch teammate Staff Sgt. Brandon Bertrand, bottom right, 52nd CMS, do pushups during the Iron Flight Competition at the Combat Fitness Center here March 28. The quarterly competition is an incentive program intended to build comraderie and test the mental and physical endurance of the participating squadron members. Four teams participated in the six-person team competition that consisted of three different events. The 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron ammo team won the competition after a three-way tie-breaker rope-climbing event against the 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron and CMS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Matthew B. Fredericks/Released)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Airmen from the 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron, 52nd Component Maintenance Squadron and the 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron perform situps during the Iron Flight Competition at the Combat Fitness Center here March 28. The quarterly competition is an incentive program intended to build comraderie and test the mental and physical endurance of the participating squadron members. Four teams participated in the six-person team competition that consisted of three different events. The 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron ammo team won the competition after a three-way tie-breaker rope-climbing event against the 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron and CMS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Matthew B. Fredericks/Released)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Airmen from the 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron, 52nd Component Maintenance Squadron and the 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron perform situps during the Iron Flight Competition at the Combat Fitness Center here March 28. The quarterly competition is an incentive program intended to build comraderie and test the mental and physical endurance of the participating squadron members. Four teams participated in the six-person team competition that consisted of three different events. The 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron ammo team won the competition after a three-way tie-breaker rope-climbing event against the 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron and CMS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Matthew B. Fredericks/Released)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Airman 1st Class Andrew Herget, 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron, prepares to climb a rope during the Iron Flight Competition at the Combat Fitness Center here March 28. The quarterly competition is an incentive program intended to build comraderie and test the mental and physical endurance of the participating squadron members. Four teams participated in the six-person team competition that consisted of three different events. The 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron ammo team won the competition after a three-way tie-breaker rope-climbing event against the 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron and the 52nd Component Maintenace Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Matthew B. Fredericks/Released)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Airman 1st Class Andrew Herget, 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron, prepares to climb a rope during the Iron Flight Competition at the Combat Fitness Center here March 28. The quarterly competition is an incentive program intended to build comraderie and test the mental and physical endurance of the participating squadron members. Four teams participated in the six-person team competition that consisted of three different events. The 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron ammo team won the competition after a three-way tie-breaker rope-climbing event against the 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron and the 52nd Component Maintenace Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Matthew B. Fredericks/Released)