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149th Maintenance Squadron Gunfighters grind metal, keep aircraft flying
220401-F-PO640-0001.JPG Photo By: Master Sgt. Mindy Bloem

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas - Staff Sgt. Josh Turner, 149th Maintenance Squadron aircraft metals technician, Air National Guard, performs precision grinding to remove corrosion deposits on a piece of aluminum during night operations in February. These technicians play a crucial role in how aircraft function when they weld, fabricate and custom-make its metal components.


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