Outstanding Aircraft of the Second Quarter award

Tech. Sgt. Erik Calderon, Staff Sgt. Patrick Sanchez, Senior Airman Josh Briles and Senior Airman Nick Savasta, 161st Maintenance Group crew chiefs, win the unit's award for Outstanding Aircraft of the Second Quarter with a Mission Capability Rating of 94.09 percent at the 161st Air Refueling Wing, Phoenix, April 7, 2013. Assigned to aircraft #59-1450 “Red Bird”, these Airmen maintained their jet throughout 28 sorties and 100.6 flying hours over the past three months and beat out eight other crews in competition for this award being judged on a combination of expertise and flawless inspections. (Air National Guard Photo by Staff Sgt. Courtney Enos/Released)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Courtney EnosReleased
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