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August 8, 2014

99th LRS vehicle maintenance drives mission

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler

Airmen assigned to the 99th Logistics Readiness Squadron vehicle maintenance flight repair and maintain government owned vehicles at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Aug. 5. The 80,000 square foot state of the art facility helps the flight manage more than 1,800 vehicles, the largest fleet in Air Combat Command.
 

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler

Senior Airman Jake Marjama, 99th Logistics Readiness Squadron fire truck mechanic, helps install a radiator on fire engine No. 13 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Aug. 5. Fire engines are repaired by vehicle team two technicians who do any and all level of repairs, and specialize in hydraulic system repairs.
 

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler

Senior Airman Carlos Limon, 99th Logistics Readiness Squadron vehicle mechanic, makes repairs on a security forces vehicle at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Aug. 5. The 99th LRS is responsible for repairing and maintaining all government owned vehicles on base.
 

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler

Airman 1st Class Troy Noel, 99th Logistics Readiness Squadron vehicle mechanic, finishes putting the engine back into a security forces vehicle at Nellis Air Force Base Nev. Aug. 5. The vehicle maintenance flight is comprised of 91 military members and 27 civilian workers.
 

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler

Senior Airman Newjay Mangaya (left), and Senior Airman Jake Marjama, 99th Logistics Readiness Squadron fire truck mechanics, prepare to install a radiator in fire engine No. 13 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Aug. 5. Fire engines are repaired by vehicle team two that are also responsible for maintaining any and all special purpose vehicles including forklifts and construction equipment.
 

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis

Staff Sgt. Shawn Bailey, 99th Logistics Readiness Squadron vehicle mechanic, assists in the placement of a radiator on fire engine No. 13 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Aug. 5. The vehicle maintenance shop is a full scale shop that deals with various degrees of vehicles stemming from fire trucks, police cars, trucks and more.
 

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Timothy Young

Staff Sgt. Larry Torres, 99th Logistics Readiness Squadron vehicle mechanic, pushes a suspended engine into position at Nellis Air Force Base Nev. Aug. 5. The 99th LRS Vehicle Management Flight crew manages the largest fleet in Air Combat Command with over 1,800 vehicles.
 

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Timothy Young

Senior Airman Newjay Mangaya, 99th Logistics Readiness Squadron fire truck mechanic, prepares a radiator hose to be attached at Nellis Air Force Base Nev. Aug. 5. In January 2006, the 99th LRS Vehicle Management Flight moved into a brand new 80,000 square foot building.




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