RMEG2AYJSenior Airman Nicholas Macdonald performs a night-vision goggle inspection Aug. 8, 2013, at Joint Base Charleston, S.C. Airmen from Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., conducted the training here because their night-vision inspection equipment was undergoing maintenance. Macdonald is a precision measurement equipment laboratory calibration technician assigned to the 20th Component Maintenance Squadron. Senior Airman Dennis Sloan
RMPDCNH6U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Homer Resendez, 20th Equipment Maintenance Squadron armament maintenance supervisor, assembles an M61A1 Vulcan 20 mm rotary gun loader at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Aug. 2, 2018. Airmen assigned to the flight use equipment such as hammers to seal lead into the cannon to prevent tracks from loosening while firing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christopher Maldonado)
RM2B14T31U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Patrick Peck, 20th Equipment Maintenance Squadron (EMS) aircraft metals technology journeyman, welds a portable deployment trailer at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., July 7, 2017. Airmen assigned to the 20th EMS metals technology lab ensure equipment entering the lab meets all safety and structure specifications prior to the parts being returned to the providing unit. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christopher Maldonado)
RMPBPJ22U.S. Airmen assigned to the 20th Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal flight get chalk to better their grip on equipment during their workouts in the EOD gym at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., July 19, 2018. EOD Airmen perform single and teamed exercises to push themselves toward peak physical readiness for deployments. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kathryn R.C. Reaves)
RMME2WFDA U.S. Airman assigned to the 20th Civil Engineer Squadron constructs a fence for a new MQ-9 site at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Dec. 12, 2018. Airmen began construction following results from an environmental assessment, using available equipment to prevent additional costs to the government and to reduce time waiting for new equipment to be delivered. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves)
RMR2W50PA U.S. Airman assigned to the 20th Equipment Maintenance Squadron corrosion control paint barn, sand the bottom of an F-16CM Fighting Falcon at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Nov. 13, 2018. The paint barn allows Airmen to paint various pieces of aircraft equipment and weapon mounts.
RMMJTWAEA U.S. Airman assigned to the 20th Civil Engineer Squadron constructs a fence for a new MQ-9 site at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Dec. 12, 2018. Airmen began construction following results from an environmental assessment, using available equipment to prevent additional costs to the government and to reduce time waiting for new equipment to be delivered. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves)
RMM3X2WFSenior Airman Nicholas Macdonald performs a night-vision goggle inspection at Joint Base Charleston, S.C. Airmen from Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., conducted the training here because their night-vision inspection equipment was undergoing maintenance. Macdonald is a precision measurement equipment laboratory calibration technician assigned to the 20th Component Maintenance Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Dennis Sloan) 130808-F-LR006-099 by AirmanMagazine
RMPDCNH9U.S. Airmen assigned to the 20th Equipment Maintenance Squadron armament flight perform inspections on numerous M61A1 Vulcan 20 mm rotary cannon parts at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Aug. 2, 2018. The inspections occur every 18 months and take approximately 31 hours to complete. These inspections help the 20th Fighter Wing in completing its suppression of enemy air defenses mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Christopher Maldonado)
RMPBPE7AU.S. Air Force Col. Derek O’Malley, 20th Fighter Wing commander, left, gives the 20th Maintenance Group (MXG) guidon to Col. Hall Sebren, 20th MXG commander, during a change of command ceremony at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., July 20, 2018. Airmen assigned to the 20th MXG are responsible for the coordination and maintenance of Shaw’s 79 F-16 Fighting Falcons as well as of the base’s aerospace ground equipment, armament systems and munitions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves)
RMMN1T7GA pneumatic 30-pound jack hammer rests on a sidewalk at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Aug. 10, 2017. “Dirt Boyz,” pavement and construction equipment Airmen assigned to the 20th Civil Engineer Squadron, used the jack hammer to break apart concrete made uneven by tree roots. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves)
RMMM9X3HU.S. Air Force Senior Airman Jacob Mendoza, 20th Operations Support Squadron aircrew flight equipment (AFE) journeyman, left, explains to 1st Lt. Michael Smith, 20th Operations Group executive officer, how to wear a parachute harness in preparation for his familiarization flight at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Sept. 25, 2017. Airmen assigned to AFE shops are responsible for fitting every aircrew member in their unit, as well as individuals selected for familiarization flights, with equipment to ensure its functionality. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Destinee Sweeney)