Training the next generation of Air Traffic Controllers

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Lisa-Marie McKinney, 20th Operations Support Squadron air traffic control (ATC) tower specialist, uses the ATC tower simulator at Shaw Air Force Base, Oct. 31, 2023. The tower communicates with aircraft within visual range and within a 5-mile radius, the simulator imitates the view of Shaw’s flightline, allowing air traffic controllers to advance their skills in a risk free environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Meghan Hutton)

PHOTO BY: Senior Airman Meghan Hutton
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