May 29, 2012

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Air Force photograph by SrA. Katherine Windish

SSgt. Alexander Wieczorek, 31st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, prepares a 510th Fighter Squadron pilot for a launch May 20 at Graf Ignatievo Air Base, Bulgaria, during Thracian Star 2012. Aircraft maintainers spent six or more hours performing post-flight maintenance on F-16s after each of the 556 sorties launched during the coalition training exercise.




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