Aircraft Maintenance: Supporting the Mission in the Wild Blue Yonder

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Paul Garton, 52nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron weapons team chief from Muskegon, Mich., conducts a Lau-118 functional check Sept. 12, 2013. The 52nd AMXS, at 25 percent manning, have contributed to 114 flown sorties of 116 in the past three months. As a preventative measure during the no-fly months, Airmen continued to run maintenance on aircraft systems and parts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kyle Gese/Released)

PHOTO BY: Airman st Class Kyle GeseReleased
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