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May 3, 2013

AGE provides direct support to aircrews

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Daniel Hughes

Jesse Paulino, Computer Science Corporation Aerospace Ground Equipment worker, checks the tire pressure on a self-generating nitrogen servicing cart April 25 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The tire pressure check is the last step during a phase two inspection on a servicing cart which is conducted every two years.

 

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Daniel Hughes

Thomas Jaynes, a Computer Science Corporation Aerospace Ground Equipment worker, checks a munitions loader for hydraulic leaks April 25 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The AGE workers directly support the flying operations for the 57th Wing.

 

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Kleinholz

Thomas Jaynes, a Computer Science Corporation Aerospace Ground Equipment worker, troubleshoots AGE equipment using computer diagnostics April 30 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. AGE equipment is inspected every six months in order to prevent malfunctions and optimize performance.

 

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Daniel Hughes

A Computer Science Corporation Aerospace Ground Equipment worker grids out a wiring diagram for a 60 T Generator April 25 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The diagram map is used to view all of the electrical connections throughout the generator.

 

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Daniel Hughes

A Computer Science Corporation Aerospace Ground Equipment worker gauges the voltage on an electrical component of a generator April 25 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The electrical wire was shorting out the generator, which is used to power aircraft before and after flights.

 

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Daniel Hughes

A Computer Science Corporation Aerospace Ground Equipment worker fixes a hydraulic fluid leak on a munitions loader April 25 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The hydraulic lines need to stay intact without leaks to ensure the equipment does not break.

 




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