Air Force Photos

340th Aircraft Maintenance Unit aircraft maintenance
Heat rises from the flightline as Airman 1st Class Connor Sweeney moves equipment during a post flight inspection Aug. 5, 2014, at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar. During post-flight inspections, the hydraulic systems craftsmen ensure the boom is functional and prepared for the next in-air refueling mission. Sweeney is a 340th Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenance Unit hydraulic systems craftsman. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Vernon Young Jr.)