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August 23, 2013

Ground radio sets frequency

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Staff Sgt. Tyler Jones and Senior Airman Patrick Hild, 99th Communications Squadron radio frequency transmissions systems journeymen, conduct a frequency test inside the 99th CS ground radio facility Aug. 15 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The 99th CS ground radio Airmen perform these particular tests to ensure their systems perform properly.

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

Airman 1st Class Anthony Giampapa, 99th Communications Squadron radio frequency transmissions systems journeyman, operates a mobile ground radio satellite system Aug. 15 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The 99th CS radio frequency transmissions systems Airmen are responsible for maintaining all hand held radios at Nellis.

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Timothy Young

Senior Airman Nickolas Trowbridge, 99th Security Forces Squadron security forces journeyman, communicates through a hand held radio Aug. 15 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The 99th Communications Squadron radio frequency transmissions systems Airmen are responsible for maintaining all hand held radios at Nellis. Security force’s Airmen depend on hand held radios to relay important information between one another.

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Senior Airman Brock Mendez, 99th Communications Squadron radio frequency transmissions systems journeyman, conducts a quality assurance inspection on a public address system inside the 99th CS ground radio facility Aug. 15 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Public address systems are a sound distribution system used to allow a person to address a large public audience.

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

Airman 1st Class Anthony Giampapa and Senior Airman Brandon Lopez, 99th Communications Squadron radio frequency transmissions systems journeymen, operate a mobile ground radio satellite system Aug. 15 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The 99th CS Airmen utilize mobile systems while at home station or deployed.

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

Senior Airman Patrick Hild, 99th Communications Squadron radio frequency transmissions systems journeyman, utilizes a soldering tool on a communications systems board inside the 99th CS ground radio facility Aug. 15 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The 99th CS ground radio Airmen sustain, troubleshoot and repair standard radio frequency wireless, line-of-sight, beyond line-of-sight, wideband and ground-based satellite and encryption transmission devices in a fixed and deployed environment

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Timothy Young

Staff Sgt. Tyler Jones, 99th Communications Squadron radio frequency transmission systems craftsman, conducts a frequency test inside the 99th CS ground radio facility Aug. 15 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Frequency testing is used to read different equipment’s frequencies in order to evaluate if they are working properly

 




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