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Fixing things: A childhood dream

Senior Airman Brandon Higginbotham, a 374th Logistics Readiness Squadron vehicle maintenance journeyman, removes a cotter pin from the rotor hub assembly while conducting scheduled vehicle maintenance at Yokota Air Base, Japan, April 28, 2015. Cotter pin tines are bent around the bolt to provide a secure connection within the assembly. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class David C. Danford)

PHOTO BY: Airman 1st Class David Danford
VIRIN: 150428-F-UQ558-040.JPG
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