Maintaining the mission

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  • By Staff Sgt. Alan Ricker, Senior Airman Zoie Cox
  • 15th Wing Public Affairs
Airman 1st Class Nyamsi Ael, 15th Maintenance Squadron aircraft metals technology journeyman, utilizes a thread repair tool on wind-shield level for a C-17 Globemaster III at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, July 31, 2023. The 15th MXS metals technology Airmen are trained to manipulate metal with a variety of machinery to increase the longevity of the transportation airframes stationed at Hickam. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Alan Ricker)