Air Force

June 14, 2013

Wing commander climbs with CS

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U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew Lancaster
Airman 1st Class Bruce Jackson, 99th Communications Squadron airfield systems apprentice, assists Col. Barry Cornish, 99th Air Base Wing commander, with a climbing harness before the radio tower climbing demonstration June 7 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Cornish
climbed the radio tower to experience the job first hand alongside 99th CS Airmen.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew Lancaster
Staff Sgt. Reina Dale, 99th Communications Squadron unit deployment manager, gives a safety briefing and explains how to use the climbing equipment properly before the radio tower climbing demonstration June 7 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Improper use of the climbing equipment can result in injury.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew Lancaster
Col. Barry Cornish, 99th Air Base Wing commander, climbs the radio tower during the tower climbing demonstration June 7 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The radio tower is more than 200 feet tall.




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