Flying to get familiar; maintainer gains new perspective of mission

U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 354th Operations Support Squadron help Airman 1st Class Victoria Ortaleza, a 354th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron electronic and environmental systems journeyman, don a gravity suit prior to a familiarization flight May 4, 2016, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. Ortaleza was recommended by her leadership for the flight to learn the impacts of her contribution to the flying mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Shawn Nickel/Released)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Shawn Nickel
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