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Operational Readiness Inspection, Phase I

Master Sergeant David Warner of the 169 Aircraft Maintenance Squadron waits atop an F-16 for the aircrafts pod to be loaded from below. Airmen of the 169th Fighter Wing, McEntire Joint National Guard Base, South Carolina are evaluated during a Phase I Operational Readiness Inspection (ORI) from 15-16 December 2007. An ORI evaluates a unit's ability to process personnel, equipment, and aircraft from home station to a deployed location safely and efficiently. The 169th is home of the Swamp Foxes of the South Carolina Air National Guard. (USAF Photo by SSgt Caycee R. Cook - RELEASED)

PHOTO BY: SSgt Caycee R. Cook - RELEASED
VIRIN: 071215-F-9119C-002.JPG
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