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LIQUID OXYGEN FLOW TEST RIG AT HYDRAULICS LABORATORY IN THE F SITE TEST BUILDING

LIQUID OXYGEN FLOW TEST RIG AT HYDRAULICS LABORATORY IN THE F SITE TEST BUILDING

LIQUID OXYGEN FLOW TEST RIG AT HYDRAULICS LABORATORY IN THE F SITE TEST BUILDING

LIQUID OXYGEN FLOW TEST RIG AT HYDRAULICS LABORATORY IN THE F SITE TEST BUILDING

LIQUID OXYGEN FLOW TEST RIG AT HYDRAULICS LABORATORY IN THE F SITE TEST BUILDING

Lieutenant Junior Grade Michael G. Hegland, left, a pilot, and Aviation Structural Mechanic (Hydraulics) 2nd Class (AMH2) Gery Contreras in the cockpit of a CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter on the flight deck of the combat stores ship USS SAN JOSE (AFS 7)

Aviation Structural Mechanic H (Hydraulics) AIRMAN (AMN) Elton R. Beck rests on a tow bar attached to a Fighter Squadron 151 F-4S Phantom II aircraft during operations aboard the aircraft carrier USS MIDWAY (CV 41)

A1C Kenneth L. Beach, Hydraulics Section, 316th Field Maintenance Squadron, uses specialized equipment to repair an aircraft brake

CPT Richard Peters operates a C-160 Transall aircraft hydraulics simulator, as German Air Force MSGT Franz Kandler points out the meaning of the various gauges, during a training course on the aircraft's operation. The Transall is a joint German-French design which serves as the primary strategic tactical support for the Germany Air Force

AIRMAN Daniel Brittham and Aviation Structural Mechanic (Hydraulics) 2nd Class, Ervin Smith inspect an A-3D Skywarrior aircraft brake assembly

Aviation Structural Mechanic H (Hydraulics) 3rd Class Ron Taylor, a Deep Water Environmental Survival Training (DWEST) instructor, questions students to determine how much they remember about survival techniques prior to an exercise. PHOTO from July 1984 All Hands Magazine

STAFF SGT. Anna Coon, a hydraulics technician with the 318th Fighter Interceptor Squadron, inspects an F-15 Eagle aircraft system during the air-to-air weapons competition William Tell '84

Sergeant (SGT) Steven M. Cohen, a fuels system repairman, and STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Gary A. Peterson, a hydraulics systems repairman, both with the 2955th Combat Logistic Support Squadron, reinstall air brakes in an F-4 Phantom II aircraft during an aircraft battle damage repair exercise

Aviation Structual Mechanic H (Hydraulics) 2nd Class M. Bridge uses an HCT-10 test bench to test a windshield wiper assembly from a P-3 Orion aircraft. Bridge works in the air station's Aircraft Intermediate Maintenance Department (AIMD)

Persian Gulf. An aviation structural mechanic H (hydraulics) cleans the windscreen of a Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron 14 (HM-14) RH-53D Sea Stallion helicopter parked on the flight line of the amphibious assault ship USS GUADALCANAL (LPH 7)

Aviation Structural Mechanic H (Hydraulics) 2nd Class Almanzas, Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron 34 (VAQ-34) checks for hydraulic leaks on an A-3 Skywarrior aircraft between sorties during the US 3rd Fleet North Pacific Exercise (NORPACEX). The joint Air Force and Navy exercise not only provides training for fighter pilots and tactical controllers, but also tests the ability of those services to operate together for the defense of Alaska

Aviation Structural Mechanic 2nd Class Katherine S. Sayers explains a piece of equipment to Aviation Structural Mechanic (Hydraulics) AIRMAN Chris A. Peabody in an Aircraft Intermediate Maintenance Department shop

Aviation Structural Mechanic S (Structures) AIRMAN Brett A. Orsted, Aviation Structural Mechanic H (Hydraulics) 3rd Class Thomas D. Solomon Jr. and Aviation Ordnanceman 3rd Class Michael D. Monroe prepare to load ordnance on a Fighter Squadron 32 (VF-32) F-14A Tomcat aircraft during FLEET EX 1-90

STAFF SGT. James Bolland from the 20th Bomb Squadron, Barksdale Air Force Base, La., performs post flight hydraulics check in the wing flap of a B-52H Stratofortress. The 2nd Wing from Barksdale deployed 12 aircraft and 430 people to participate in exercise Mighty Force 93-6

Commander Michael A. Diaz, Command Catholic Chaplain for Naval Air Station Miramar, gives advice to Aviation Structural Mechanic Hydraulics First Class (AMHI) Andrew Slacido

Aviation Structural Mechanic H (Hydraulics) Second Class (AMH-2) James Shiver services the combined reservoir to change a speedbrake on an A-6 Intruder aircraft on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS AMERICA (CV-66). The ship is in the Adriatic in support of Operation Deny Flight

Aviation Structural Mechanic Hydraulics First Class (AMH1) Robert Coats washes those hard to get a places on a P-3C Orion at Kadena Air Force Base

Jeff Rutledge works on valves for the firemain on the destroyer USS PAUL F. FOSTER (DD-964) in the hydraulics shop at the Long Beach Naval Shipyard

Maintainers from the 315th Air Generation Squadron, Charleston Air Force Base, South Carolina, make a quick but complete repair to the hydraulics on a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft

Two US Navy Aviation Structure Mechanics (Hydraulics) work to keep an HH-46 Sea Knight helicopter, from Helicopter Squadron 6 (HC-6), Naval Air Station, Norfolk, Virginia ready for flight

Aviation Structural Mechanic Hydraulics Third Class John O. Viles treats the anchor nuts on the starboard shoulder panel of an EA-6B Prowler for corrosion on board USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN 72). The ABRAHAM LINCOLN Battle Group is forward deployed to the Persian Gulf in support of United Nations sanctions against Iraq during Operation SOUTHERN WATCH

U.S. Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Christopher Ozella (Right) and AIRMAN First Class Michael DiVergilio work to de-panel a KC-135 Stratotanker to do boom troubleshooting March 4th, 1999. SRA Ozella is a Hydraulics SPECIALIST assigned to 92nd (AGS) Aircraft Generation Squadron, Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington, and A1C DiVergilio is an Assistant Crew chief assigned to the 319th (AGS) Aircraft Generation Squadron, Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota. They are deployed to Moron Air Base, Spain. This mission is in direct support of Joint Task Force Noble Anvil

Aviation Structural Mechanic Hydraulics Third Class (Naval Air Crewman) Robert Reyes secures a load of straps used to move ammunition during an Ammunitions Onload between USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) and USS John F. Kennedy (CV 67) off the South Carolina coast

Technical Sergeant Rob Wright, 169th Maintenance Squadron (MXS) Hydraulics Shop, is shown "at work". PHOTO will be used by the South Carolina Air National Guard (SCANG) News to spotlight his shop for the June '00 SCANG News "In the Trenches" article

US Air Force STAFF Sergeant Ronald Dural, 31st Transportation Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy, replaces the hydraulics cylinder on a mobilization trailer. SSGT Dural is a Special Purpose Vehicle Mechanic Journeyman at Aviano

US Air Force SENIOR AIRMAN Austin B. Mayer, Hydraulics Technician, 363rd Expeditionary Reconnaissance Squadron, Prince Sultan Air Base, Saudi Arabia, places a cover over a USAF RC-135 Rivet Joint Reconnaissance aircraft engine as part of his post-flight procedures at the base, on October 26th, 2000. SRA Mayer is part of the coalition force here to support Operation SOUTHERN WATCH, a military effort to enforce the no-fly and no-drive zone in Southern Iraq

US Navy Aviation Structural Mechanic Hydraulics Second Timothy Secord stands by a hydraulic calibration unit in the hydraulics test shop of USS HARRY S. TRUMAN (CVN 75). Truman and its battle group are participating in Exercise UNIFIED SPIRIT, a NATO led United Nations training exercise simulating peace keeping operations off the coast of the Atlantic

US Navy Aviation Structural Mechanic-Hydraulics Third Class Jennifer Morgan uses the nitrogen servicing unit on the hydraulics of a F/A-18 Hornet aircraft in the hangar bay of USS HARRY S. TRUMAN (CVN 75). Truman is on station in the Persian Gulf to support Operation SOUTHERN WATCH

Aviation Structural Mechanic (Hydraulics) Second Class Thomas Phillips tightens rivets on a stabilizer of an F/A-18 Hornet from Strike Fighter Squadron Thirty-Seven (VFA-37), "Bulls", in the hangar bay aboard USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) as part of routine maintenance to the aircraft. TRUMAN is on station in the Arabian Gulf in support of Operation SOUTHERN WATCH (OSW). OSW is the mission that enforces the coalition imposed southern "no-fly zone" over Iraq

US Navy Aviation Structural Mechanic (Hydraulics) Third Class Brad Foy inspects the tail hook of an F/A-18 Hornet aircraft from Strike Fighter Squadron Thirty-Seven (VFA-37) prior to launch from the flight deck of USS HARRY S. TRUMAN (CVN 75). Truman is on station in the Persian Gulf in support of Operation SOUTHERN WATCH

US Navy Aviation Structural Mechanic (Hydraulics) CHIEF James Sirigos uses frankincense during an Eastern Orthodox Resurrection ceremony in the Chapel on board USS HARRY S. TRUMAN (CVN 75). Sailors and Marines stationed on the aircraft carrier celebrated Easter Sunday at sea with an offering of five religious services. Truman is on station in the Persian Gulf in support of Operation SOUTHERN WATCH

US Navy Aviation Structural Mechanic (Hydraulics) CHIEF James Sirigos reads a passage from the Bible during an Eastern Orthodox Resurrection ceremony in the Chapel on board USS HARRY S. TRUMAN (CVN 75) while celebrating Easter Sunday at sea. Truman is on station in the Persian Gulf in support of Operation SOUTHERN WATCH

SENIOR AIRMAN Darius Roberson, US Air Force (USAF), Hydraulics Systems specialist, 437th Aircraft Generation Squadron, Charleston Air Force Base, South Carolina, marshals in a C-17A Globemaster III from McChord AFB, Washington, at Naval Air Station (NAS) Sigonella, Italy. The aircraft carried troops and cargo to forward locations in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. In response to the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 at the New York World Trade Center and the Pentagon, President George W. Bush initiated Operation ENDURING FREEDOM in support of the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT), fighting terrorism abroad

SENIOR AIRMAN Darius Roberson, US Air Force (USAF), Hydraulics Systems specialist, 437th Aircraft Generation Squadron, Charleston Air Force Base, South Carolina, marshals in a C-17A Globemaster III from McChord AFB, Washington, at Naval Air Station (NAS) Sigonella, Italy. The aircraft carried troops and cargo to forward locations in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. In response to the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 at the New York World Trade Center and the Pentagon, President George W. Bush initiated Operation ENDURING FREEDOM in support of the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT), fighting terrorism abroad

STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Michael Tillman, a hydraulics specialist from the 16th Special Operations Wing (SOW), checks the folding system on a MH-53J Pave Low helicopter, during Operation ENDURING FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) AIRMAN (AMN) AIRMAN Michael Cordero, Hydraulics SPECIALIST, 66th Rescue Squadron, performs a routine inspection on a helicopter engine, inside the repair shop at Nellis AFB, Nevada (NV)

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Brian Poirer (left), a Hydraulics SPECIALIST assigned to the 155th Air Refueling Wing (ARW), Nebraska Air National Guard (ANG) and USAF Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Jimmy Briggs, a Crew CHIEF from the 157th Air Refueling Wing, New Hampshire, ANG install a cargo loading strut on a KC-135R Stratotanker aircraft, on the flight line at Moron Air Base (AB), Spain, during Operation ENDURING FREEDOM

US Marine Corps (USMC) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Ulysses Guevara, an air frames and hydraulics mechanic with the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit's (MEU) Air Combat Element (ACE), Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 263 (HMM-263), works to remove a rotor brake from a USMC CH46 Sea Knight helicopter

US Marine Corps (USMC) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Ulysses Guevara, an air frames and hydraulics mechanic with the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit's (MEU) Air Combat Element (ACE), Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 263 (HMM-263), works to remove a rotor brake from a USMC CH46 Sea Knight helicopter

US Marine Corps (USMC) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Ulysses Guevara, an air frames and hydraulics mechanic with the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit's (MEU) Air Combat Element (ACE), Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 263 (HMM-263), works to remove a rotor brake from a USMC CH46 Sea Knight helicopter

US Marine Corps (USMC) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Ulysses Guevara, an air frames and hydraulics mechanic with the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit's (MEU) Air Combat Element (ACE), Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 263 (HMM-263), works to remove a rotor brake from a USMC CH46 Sea Knight helicopter

US Marine Corps (USMC) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Ulysses Guevara, an air frames and hydraulics mechanic with the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit's (MEU) Air Combat Element (ACE), Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 263 (HMM-263), works to remove a rotor brake from a USMC CH46 Sea Knight helicopter

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Harry Nez and SSGT Nick Lacasella, Hydraulics Specialists with the 398th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), perform maintenance on a KC-135R Stratotanker aircraft boom at a forward-deployed operating base in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Nick Lacasella, a Hydraulics SPECIALIST at the 398th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), performs maintenance on the fuel boom sliding gland on a KC-135R Stratotanker, at a forward-deployed base in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Harry Nez, a Hydraulics SPECIALIST with the 398th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), performs maintenance on a KC-135R Stratotanker aircraft boom at a forward-deployed operating base in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) Technical Sergeant (TSGT) Steve Wolbert, Hydraulics Mechanic, 43rd Expeditionary Electronic Combat Squadron (EECS) inspects a propeller on an EC-130 Hercules aircraft engine, following a mission at a forward deployed location during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps Reserve (USMCR) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Robert Gomez (right), and Corporal (CPL) Michael Collins, both Air Frames Hydraulics Mechanics with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron Two Three Four (VMGR-234), replace the disc brakes on a KC-130 Hercules aircraft, at Ahmed Al Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) STAFF Sergeant (SSGT) Adrian Bergman, 85th Maintenance Squadron (MXS), 398th Air Expeditionary Group (AEG), removes the right wheel hydraulics outer housing on a HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter in preparation for redeployment at Lungi, Sierra Leone, during Joint Task Force (JTF) Liberia

US Marine Corps Reserve (USMCR) Corporal (CPL) Michael Collins (left), and Lance Corporal (LCPL) Robert Gomez, both Air Frames Hydraulics Mechanics with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron Two Three Four (VMGR-234), replace the wheel and tire after installing new disc brakes on a KC-130 Hercules aircraft, at Ahmed Al Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps Reserve (USMCR) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Robert Gomez (left), and Corporal (CPL) Michael Collins, both Air Frames Hydraulics Mechanics with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron Two Three Four (VMGR-234), remove the landing wheels in order to replace the disc brakes, on a KC-130 Hercules aircraft, at Ahmed Al Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps Reserve (USMCR) Corporal (CPL) Michael Collins (left), and Lance Corporal (LCPL) Robert Gomez, both Air Frames Hydraulics Mechanics with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron Two Three Four (VMGR-234), work to install new disc brakes on a KC-130 Hercules aircraft, at Ahmed Al Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps Reserve (USMCR) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Robert Gomez (left), and Corporal (CPL) Michael Collins, both Air Frames Hydraulics Mechanics with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron Two Three Four (VMGR-234), replace the disc brakes on a KC-130 Hercules aircraft, at Ahmed Al Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps Reserve (USMCR) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Robert Gomez an Air Frames Hydraulics Mechanic with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron Two Three Four (VMGR-234), works to replace the disc brakes on a KC-130 Hercules aircraft, at Ahmed Al Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps Reserve (USMCR) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Robert Gomez (right), and Corporal (CPL) Michael Collins, both Air Frames Hydraulics Mechanics with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron Two Three Four (VMGR-234), replace the disc brakes on a KC-130 Hercules aircraft, at Ahmed Al Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps Reserve (USMCR) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Robert Gomez (left), and Corporal (CPL) Michael Collins, both Air Frames Hydraulics Mechanics with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron Two Three Four (VMGR-234), prepare to replace disc brakes on the starboard side landing wheel of a KC-130 Hercules aircraft at Ahmed Al Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps Reserve (USMCR) Corporal (CPL) Michael Collins, an Air Frames Hydraulics Mechanic with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron Two Three Four (VMGR-234), helps to replace the disc brakes on a KC-130 Hercules aircraft, at Ahmed Al Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Marine Corps Reserve (USMCR) Lance Corporal (LCPL) Robert Gomez (left), and Corporal (CPL) Michael Collins, both Air Frames Hydraulics Mechanics with Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron Two Three Four (VMGR-234), replace the disc brakes on a KC-130 Hercules aircraft, at Ahmed Al Jaber Air Base, Kuwait, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) SENIOR MASTER Sergeant (SMSGT) Robert Trunzo, a C-17A Globemaster III aircraft Loadmaster assigned to the 446th Airlift Wing, adjusts the stabilizer struts hydraulics inside the cargo bay of his aircraft while deployed at Baghdad International Airport during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM

US Air Force (USAF) AIRMAN First Class (A1C) Brian Crowder, with the 48th Component Maintenance Squadron (CMXS), Royal Air Force (RAF) Lakenheath, England (ENG), a Hydraulic Systems Apprentice, performs a pressure test on a stab actuator at the electrical environmental hydraulics shop

US Air Force (USAF) AIRMAN (AMN) Dennis Cobb, with the 48th Component Maintenance Squadron (CMXS), Royal Air Force (RAF) Lakenheath, England (ENG), an Electrical Systems SPECIALIST, repairs broken wires on a 522-D031 aircraft ground check panel at the electrical environmental hydraulics shop

US Air Force (USAF) AIRMAN First Class (A1C) Brian Crowder, with the 48th Component Maintenance Squadron (CMXS), Royal Air Force (RAF) Lakenheath, England (ENG), a Hydraulic Systems Apprentice, performs maintenance on a jet fuel starter accumulator at the electrical environmental hydraulics shop

U.S. Air Force STAFF SGT. Todd Woodruff, a hydraulics craftsman with the 605th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, gets a kiss from his daughter Kailyn upon his return home at McGuire Air Force Base, N.J., on Nov. 30, 2004. STAFF SGT. Woodruff deployed for almost three months in Southeast Asia providing support for Operation Iraqi Freedom. (USAF photo by Kenn Mann, CIV) (Released)

U.S. Air Force STAFF SGT. Stephen Scofield, a hydraulics craftsman assigned to the 354th Maintenance Squadron, overhauls a weapons jammer actuator at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, on Feb. 10, 2005. (U.S. Air Force PHOTO by AIRMAN 1ST Class Anthony Nelson Jr.) (Released)

U.S. Air Force STAFF SGT. Stephen Scofield, a hydraulics craftsman assigned to the 354th Maintenance Squadron, inspects an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft main landing gear shock strut at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, on Feb. 10, 2005. (U.S. Air Force PHOTO by AIRMAN 1ST Class Anthony Nelson Jr.) (Released)

U.S. Navy LT. CMDR. Paul Anderson Chaplin (left), assigned to Naval Station Mayport, and Sailors assigned to Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Light 46, participate in a burial-at-sea ceremony for CHIEF Aviation Structural Mechanic (Hydraulics) John H. Kingery, Naval Station Mayport, Fla., Nov. 30, 2006. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication SPECIALIST 2nd Class Lynn Friant) (Released)

U.S. Navy Aviation Warfare System Operator 1ST Class Guy Toughton, assigned to Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Light 46, passes through side boys as he carries the remains of CHIEF Aviation Structural Mechanic (Hydraulics) John H. Kingery as part of a burial-at-sea ceremony of the coast of Fla., Nov. 30, 2006. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication SPECIALIST 2nd Class Lynn Friant) (Released)

U.S. Navy Aviation Warfare System Operator 1ST Class Guy Toughton, assigned to Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Light 46, casts the ashes of CHIEF Aviation Structural Mechanic (Hydraulics) John H. Kingery off the coast of Mayport, Fla., during a burial-at-sea ceremony, Nov. 30, 2006. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication SPECIALIST 2nd Class Lynn Friant) (Released)

U.S. Navy Aviation Warfare System Operator 1ST Class Guy Toughton, assigned to Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Light 46, prepares to cast the remains of CHIEF Aviation Structural Mechanic (Hydraulics) John H. Kingery off the coast of Mayport during a burial-at-sea ceremony off the coast of Fla., Nov. 30, 2006. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication SPECIALIST 2nd Class Lynn Friant) (Released)