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January 18, 2013

57th Wing holds annual load crew competition

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Christopher Tam

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.

 

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Brett Clashman

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.

 

 




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