Local

April 19, 2013

Life Support keeps aircrew at ease

 
DT7
Senior Airman Brett Schindler, U.S. Air Force Weapons School aircrew flight equipment journeyman, sanitizes an oxygen mask April 12 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Life support maintains various flight equipment such as flight helmets, oxygen masks and survival kits.

 
DT1
 

Airman Alexander Petriuc, U.S. Air Force Weapons School aircrew flight equipment apprentice, tacks an oxygen mask April 15 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Tacking is a method used to maintain and secure fit sizes to an aircrew member’s face.

 
DT5
 

Senior Airman Brett Schindler, U.S. Air Force Weapons School aircrew flight equipment journeyman, tightens the belt buckle on a flight harness April 12 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Life support can provide adjustments and repairs to fabric and rubber components on protective clothing.

 
DT3
 

Airman 1st Class Anthony Silva, U.S. Air Force Weapons School aircrew flight equipment apprentice, conducts an inspection on a flight harness April 15 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Life support performs routine inspections to ensure aircrew flight equipment is in mission-ready condition.

 
DT6
 

Senior Airman Brett Schindler, U.S. Air Force Weapons School aircrew flight equipment journeyman, makes adjustments to a flight helmet April 12 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Life support can provide adjustments and repairs to fabric and rubber components on protective clothing.

 
DT2
 

Senior Airman Brett Schindler, U.S. Air Force Weapons School aircrew flight equipment journeyman, performs an inspection on a flight helmet April 12 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Life support installs different pieces of equipment daily depending on the flight crews that conduct missions that day.

 
DT4
 

Senior Airman Brett Schindler, U.S. Air Force Weapons School aircrew flight equipment journeyman, reads through an electronic technical order log April 12 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Life support maintains inspection and accountability documentation on aircrew flight equipment to ensure it is properly working at all times.

 




All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


 
 

 
Courtesy photograph

Remembering 57th Fighter Group’s Palm Sunday Goose Shoot

Courtesy photograph Col. Arthur Salisbury, 57th Fighter Group commander, reads a telegram of congratulations from U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. George Marshall to pilots regarding April 18, 1943, Goose Shoot,“The Palm Sunday ...
 
 
U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler

66th Rescue Squadron Airman selected for Invictus Games

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler Master Sgt. Christopher Aguilera, 66th Rescue Squadron first sergeant, attempts a shot put throw April 8 at Rancho High School in Las Vegas. Aguilera is competing for one...
 
 
DT1

Load Crews hone their skills during quarterly competition

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew Lancaster Airman 1st Class Ryan Anderson, 57th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Tomahawk Aircraft Maintenance Unit load crew member, and Staff Sgt. Daniel Armstrong, 57th AMXS Tomahaw...
 

 
U.S. Air Force photo by Lorenz Crespo

Air Force Wounded Warrior Trials begin

U.S. Air Force photo by Lorenz Crespo Master Sgt. Christopher Aguilera, an Air Force Wounded Warrior participant lights the cauldron signifying the beginning of the Air Force Wounded Warrior Trails April 7 at Nellis Air Force B...
 
 

Nellis AFB goes green for Earth Day

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — The 2014 Air Force Earth Day theme is “Conserve Today — Secure Tomorrow.” The theme focuses on mission sustainability. Mission accomplishment is achieved without compromise and operates into the future without decline of the natural and man-made systems. The first Earth Day occurred on April 22, 1970, introduced by U.S. Senator...
 
 

Nellis holds force management town hall meeting

Master Sgt. Rachel Crittle, 99th Force Support Squadron military personnel section superintendent, answers questions during a force management town hall meeting April 3 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Representatives from multiple organizations on base were present to answer questions regarding the effects force management will have on their organizations.
 




0 Comments


Be the first to comment!


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin