It takes a team to run an airfield
SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Senior Airman Mike Ryan, 52nd Operations Support Squadron air traffic controller, works in the ground controlled approach area coordinating with Spangdahlem Air Base’s air traffic control tower and German agencies for the release of aircraft to takeoff July 14. Airman in the airfield operations flight are responsible for the airfield environment including oversight of Spangdahlem’s runway, parallel taxiway and six operational ramps, totaling more than 7 million square feet of airfield pavement. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Benjamin Wilson)

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Photo by: Senior Airman Benjamin Wilson |  VIRIN: 090714-F-3074W-051.JPG