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A Minuteman launch facility under construction, circa 1962. (Photo courtesy Library of Congress) Programmed Depot Maintenance: A major milestone in Minuteman III sustainment
Since the first Minuteman I came on alert during the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962, Minuteman intercontinental ballistic missiles have been the cornerstone of America’s nuclear deterrent force. Designed for a 10-year life, the Minuteman III is still going strong after more than 45 years as the ground-based leg of the U.S. Strategic Triad, one of the two legs the Air Force supports.
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2017
The C-5 Galaxy is an aircraft with an interior and exterior combined paint weight of 2,600 pounds, more than 100 miles of wiring, over 5 miles of control cables and can haul 58 Cadillacs or six standard Greyhound buses. The maintenance demands are extreme. But, the Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex ensures the aircraft is ready when its needed. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Kelly Goonan) Robins maintenance pros annihilate workflow, set record
For an aircraft with an interior and exterior combined paint weight of 2,600 pounds, more than 100 miles of wiring, more than 5 miles of control cables and the ability to haul 58 Cadillacs or six standard Greyhound buses, the maintenance demands are extreme. The Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex is one of only three ALCs in the Air Force with
0 5/12
2017
Brig. Gen. John Kubinec, Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex commander, greets Col. Christopher Sage, 4th Fighter Wing commander, following Sage's flight from Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. The F-15 Strike Eagle is at Robins Air Force Base for Programmed Depot Maintenance. (U.S. Air Force photo by Ed Aspera) 4th Fighter Wing commander personally delivers F-15 to Robins ALC
Col. Christopher Sage knows “success here equals success there.” That’s why he came "here." A seasoned fighter pilot, Sage is fully appreciative of having a fine-tuned jet to fly. And since taking the helm of the 4th Fighter Wing at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C., in July, he has wanted to personally acknowledge the people who provide
0 12/07
2016
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