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Packing parachutes, saving lives 5th OSS: packing parachutes, saving lives
Airmen from the 5th Operations Support Squadron parachute shop pack back-automatic and drag parachutes at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota. The aircrew flight equipment flight is responsible for maintaining and inspecting all life-saving equipment on the B-52H Stratofortress prior to each mission, and are on-duty for each take-off and landing to correct any potential aircrew-related equipment issues. (U.S. Air Force photos by Airman 1st Class Alyssa M. Akers)
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Aircrew from the 23rd Bomb Squadron are harnessed in simulated parachutes during egress and emergency parachute training at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Feb. 22, 2017. Tech. Sgt. Clifton Cleveland, 5th Operational Support Squadron survival, evasion, resistance and escape specialist, led the training, which prepares the aircrew members for aircraft emergencies. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman J.T. Armstrong) Aircrew participate in egress, emergency parachute training
Aircrew members from the 23rd Bomb Squadron participated in egress and emergency parachute training at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., Feb. 22, 2017. The training is an annual requirement for all aircrew flying on the B-52H Stratofortress. (U.S. Air Force photos/Senior Airman J.T. Armstrong)
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