Preparing to load a CBU-89 bomb . . .
Staff Sgt. Bryan Bradbury and Senior Airman Jesse Potter, 57th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron aircraft armament systems technicians, prepare to load a TGM-65 bomb during the load crew competition of the year, Jan. 11, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Load crew members are evaluated on their safety, speed, and use of the checklist.
Operating a weapon loader . . .
Senior Airman Jonathon Gonzalez operates a weapon loader during a load crew competition Jan. 11, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Weapons load competitions are conducted quarterly to keep Airmen sharp and recognize superior performers.