Walking the Line Between Life and Death

Senior Airman Abbie McGuire, an aircrew flight equipment technician assigned to the 180th Fighter Wing, Ohio Air National Guard, prepares flight equipment before the days training sorties at Patrick Air Force Base Florida, Jan. 28, 2019. It is aircrew flight equipment’s responsibility to maintain, build, and inspect all the equipment a pilot wears or needs while flying a jet such as flight helmets, oxygen masks, parachutes, survival kits, floatation devices, aircrew night vision, flight suits and harnesses. (Air National Guard photo by Senior Airman Hope Geiger)

PHOTO BY: Senior Airman Hope Geiger
VIRIN: 190128-Z-TW681-0091.JPG
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