PHOTO ESSAY: One team, one fight
Air Force News Service
/ Published August 15, 2013
NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. (AFNS) --
The 64th Agressor Squadron at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., are charged with preparing the combat air forces, joint and allied aircrews for tomorrow's victories with challenging and realistic threat replication, training, academics and feedback.
The squadron operates 20 F-16C Fighting Falcons, providing a realistic, threat-representative, contested environment for US and coalition combat units to train against.
To keep those aircraft operating at optimum performance levels, member of the 57th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron accomplish on-equipment maintenance of including aircraft servicing, before and after flight inspections, launch and recovery, munitions loading and any unscheduled maintenance requirements that occur during the course of the flying day.
View the slideshow above to see how both units work to keep the mission running smoothly.