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52nd AMXS train pilots to refuel F-16 aircraft

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Ryan Versen, 52nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron assistant dedicated crew chief, left, trains pilots how to refuel an F-16 Fighting Falcon at Spangdahlem Air Base Germany, Dec. 11, 2020. The training provided a hands-on experience for pilots on how to refuel a jet in case a crew chief is not present. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chance D. Nardone)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Ryan Versen, 52nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron assistant dedicated crew chief, left, trains pilots how to refuel an F-16 Fighting Falcon at Spangdahlem Air Base Germany, Dec. 11, 2020. The training provided a hands-on experience for pilots on how to refuel a jet in case a crew chief is not present. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chance D. Nardone)

U.S. Air Force First Lt. Bjorn Nielsen, 480th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron pilot, inserts a fuel
pump into an F-16 Fighting Falcon during an Agile Combat Employment training at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Dec. 11, 2020. This training allows for the pilots to
become more versatile, minimize aircraft downtime and increase mission effectiveness in a
deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chance D. Nardone)

U.S. Air Force First Lt. Bjorn Nielsen, 480th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron pilot, inserts a fuel pump into an F-16 Fighting Falcon during an Agile Combat Employment training at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Dec. 11, 2020. This training allows for the pilots to become more versatile, minimize aircraft downtime and increase mission effectiveness in a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chance D. Nardone)

Airmen from the 52nd Maintenance Group train a group of pilots on how to refuel F-16 aircraft at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Dec. 11, 2020. The training increases Agile Combat Employment capabilities and creates more multicapable Airmen within the 52nd Fighter Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chance D. Nardone)

Airmen from the 52nd Maintenance Group train a group of pilots on how to refuel F-16 aircraft at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Dec. 11, 2020. The training increases Agile Combat Employment capabilities and creates more multicapable Airmen within the 52nd Fighter Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chance D. Nardone)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Ryan Versen, 52nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron assistant dedicated crew chief, right, teaches pilots how to refuel an F-16 Fighting Falcon at
Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Dec. 11, 2020. The training provided experience for pilots to
refuel their own jet in a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chance D. Nardone)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Ryan Versen, 52nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron assistant dedicated crew chief, right, teaches pilots how to refuel an F-16 Fighting Falcon at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, Dec. 11, 2020. The training provided experience for pilots to refuel their own jet in a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chance D. Nardone)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany --