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Tech. Sgt. Chris Reiter cranks on a jack lifting more than 300,000 pounds of a KC-135 Stratotanker Sept. 28 at an air base in Southwest Asia. The tire needed to be removed and the brake unit replaced after a crack in the heat shield was detected during a post-flight inspection. Sergeant Reiter is assigned to the 340th Aircraft Maintenance Unit. He is a native of Farmington, N.M., is deployed from Fairchild Air Force Base, Wash. U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Michael Boquette (RELEASED)

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Photo Date
Sept. 28, 2008
Tech. Sgt. Michael Boquette
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Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Air Force
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