Whiteman Reserve wing teams up with Spangdahlem pilots
Strapping into an A-10 Thunderbolt II, Capt. David Kirkendall gets assistance from 442nd Fighter Wing crew chief Airman 1st Class Jeremy Cline on the Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., flightline. Captain Kirkendall is a pilot with the 81st Fighter Squadron from Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany. He and several other A-10 pilots are training with Whiteman AFB's 442nd FW reserve unit until May to catch up on training missions that can't be met in Germany. (U.S. Air Force photo/Maj. David Kurle)

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