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1st SOMXS Airmen maintain aerospace ground equipment

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Cory Watts, an aerospace ground equipment journeyman with the 1st Special Operations Maintenance Squadron, left, and U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Bradley Chapman, an aerospace ground equipment apprentice with the 1st SOMXS, inspect a fuel atomizer for a space heater at Hurlburt Field, Florida, Sept. 2, 2020. AGE technicians inspect mission-essential equipment used to ensure aircraft are ready to fly and complete Air Force special operations missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Dennis Spain)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Charles Guzman, an aerospace ground equipment journeyman with the 1st Special Operations Maintenance Squadron, completes a battery replacement on a power generator at Hurlburt Field, Florida, Sept. 2, 2020. AGE specialists play a vital role in ensuring Team Hurlburt’s aircraft are ready for flight by maintaining and repairing equipment that supplies electricity, hydraulic and air pressure to aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Dennis Spain)

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Jonathan Breda, an aerospace ground equipment journeyman with the 1st Special Operations Maintenance Squadron, checks oil levels on a flood light at Hurlburt Field, Florida, Sept. 2, 2020. AGE technicians inspect mission-essential equipment used to ensure aircraft are ready to fly and complete Air Force special operations missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Dennis Spain)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Matthew Ginn is an aerospace ground equipment journeyman with the 1st Special Operations Maintenance Squadron at Hurlburt Field, Florida, Sept. 2, 2020. AGE specialists play a vital role in ensuring Team Hurlburt’s aircraft are ready for flight by maintaining and repairing equipment that supplies electricity, hydraulic and air pressure to aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Dennis Spain)

Air Commandos assigned to the 1st Special Operations Maintenance Squadron inspect and maintain aerospace ground equipment at Hurlburt Field, Florida, Sept. 2, 2020. AGE specialists play a vital role in ensuring Team Hurlburt’s aircraft are ready for flight by maintaining and repairing equipment that supplies electricity, hydraulic and air pressure to aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Dennis Spain)

HURLBURT FIELD, Fla. --

Air Commandos assigned to the 1st Special Operations Maintenance Squadron inspect and maintain aerospace ground equipment at Hurlburt Field. AGE specialists play a vital role in ensuring Team Hurlburt’s aircraft are ready for flight by maintaining and repairing equipment that supplies electricity, hydraulic and air pressure to aircraft.