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U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Marjoree Razal, 20th Force Support Squadron, food service apprentice stands behind a counter at the Afterburner Grill at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., April 20, 2018. Shaw Airman wins Hennessey Award and TDY
The Hennessy Travelers Association presents their Award of Excellence to Airmen who demonstrate outstanding food service across the Air Force annually.
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U.S. Airmen look down at a piece of M8 chemical detection paper at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Feb. 15, 2018. Ready to fight: CBRN training
Before an Airman deploys, they have to demonstrate their knowledge on a variety of tools at their disposal. For example, individuals must exhibit an understanding of the M-4 carbine, receive cultural sensitivity training, and maintain a good bill of health; all factors which may help them downrange, in an unpredictable environment.
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U.S. Airmen begin a timed 1.5 mile run at the track at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Feb. 12, 2018. Shaw Airmen push through PT test
Sweat, disinfectant and stress hang in the air as Team Shaw Airmen wait to begin their physical fitness test in the fitness center, at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina. The smiles from casual conversation between testers vanish as “Hey everyone, let’s begin,” is heard.
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U.S. Airmen shoot targets during an M4 carbine qualification course while a 20th Security Forces Squadron combat arms instructor observes at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., Jan. 25, 2018. Learning shot by shot with 20th SFS
As Airmen steady their breathing, the smell of gunpowder filling their nostrils, they gently squeeze the trigger and brace themselves for a jolt from the stock.
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F-16CM Fighting Falcons are multi-role fighter aircraft used by 20th Fighter Wing pilots assigned at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina. Wild Weasels train for next fight
As Air Force pilots navigate hostile skies at break-neck speeds overseas, they must rely on their past experiences and home station training to fight opposing forces and survive.
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An F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 55th Fighter Squadron, Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., taxis to the runway during Red Flag 17-3 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., July 24, 2017. The 55th FS is known as the “Fightin’ Fifty-Fifth”. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Andrew D. Sarver/Released) Red Flag 17-3 going strong with 55th FS
Red Flag 17-3, the Air Force's premier three-week multi-domain integration combat training exercise, concludes July 28.
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U.S. Airmen assigned to the 20th Civil Engineer Squadron fire department extinguish an aircraft fire during training at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., March 17, 2016. Firefighters assigned to the 20th CES fire department train on a mock C-130 to test their response time and efficiency in extinguishing an aircraft fire. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Christopher Maldonado) 20th CES firefighters; ready to take on any challenge
U.S. Airmen assigned to the 20th Civil Engineer Squadron fire department extinguish an aircraft fire during training at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., March 17, 2016. Firefighters assigned to the 20th CES fire department train on a mock C-130 to test their response time and efficiency in extinguishing an aircraft fire. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman
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