355th AMXS recovers A-10s at Green Flag-West

U.S. Airmen assigned to the 355th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., work together to put a soft cover over the engine of an A-10 Thunderbolt II at Nellis AFB, Nev., Sept. 16, 2015.  Pilots from D-M’s 357th Fighter Squadron have been flying missions for Green Flag- West 15-10, a joint combat air support integration exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airmen Betty R. Chevalier/Released)

U.S. Airmen assigned to the 355th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., work together to put a soft cover over the engine of an A-10 Thunderbolt II at Nellis AFB, Nev., Sept. 16, 2015. Pilots from D-M’s 357th Fighter Squadron have been flying missions for Green Flag- West 15-10, a joint combat air support integration exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airmen Betty R. Chevalier/Released)

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Michael Soto, 355th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, checks an A-10 Thunderbolt II for damage or missing parts during a basic post flight inspection at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Sept. 16, 2015.  The 355th AMXS maintained eight A-10s from the 357th Fighter Squadron while participating in Green Flag-West 15-10. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Betty R. Chevalier/Released)

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Michael Soto, 355th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, checks an A-10 Thunderbolt II for damage or missing parts during a basic post flight inspection at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Sept. 16, 2015. The 355th AMXS maintained eight A-10s from the 357th Fighter Squadron while participating in Green Flag-West 15-10. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Betty R. Chevalier/Released)

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Michael Soto, 355th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, gives thumbs up to start refueling an A-10 Thunderbolt II during its recovery at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Sept. 16, 2015. The A-10s, stationed out of Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz., joined seven additional units from around the country to participate in Green Flag-West 15-10, a 2-week advanced, realistic, and relevant air-to-surface training exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Betty R. Chevalier/Released)

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Michael Soto, 355th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, gives thumbs up to start refueling an A-10 Thunderbolt II during its recovery at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Sept. 16, 2015. The A-10s, stationed out of Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz., joined seven additional units from around the country to participate in Green Flag-West 15-10, a 2-week advanced, realistic, and relevant air-to-surface training exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Betty R. Chevalier/Released)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Yevgeniy Sokolov, 355th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, marshals a 357th Fighter Squadron A-10 Thunderbolt II pilot while Airmen 1st Class Keyon Mack and Jimmy Marquez, 355th AMXS crew chiefs, place chalks under the tires during the recovery process at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Sept. 16, 2015. The 355th AMXS and the 357th FS both from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., are participating in Green Flag-West 15-10. (U.S. Force photo by Senior Airman Betty R. Chevalier/Released)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Yevgeniy Sokolov, 355th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, marshals a 357th Fighter Squadron A-10 Thunderbolt II pilot while Airmen 1st Class Keyon Mack and Jimmy Marquez, 355th AMXS crew chiefs, place chalks under the tires during the recovery process at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Sept. 16, 2015. The 355th AMXS and the 357th FS both from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., are participating in Green Flag-West 15-10. (U.S. Force photo by Senior Airman Betty R. Chevalier/Released)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Patrick Peloquin and Airman 1st Class Michael Soto, 355th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chiefs, connect a buckle to a soft cover to protect an A-10 Thunderbolt II engine at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Sept. 16, 2015.  The 355th AMXS and the 357th Fighter Squadron from Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz., visited Nellis AFB to participate in Green Flag-West 15-10. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Betty R. Chevalier/Released)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Patrick Peloquin and Airman 1st Class Michael Soto, 355th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chiefs, connect a buckle to a soft cover to protect an A-10 Thunderbolt II engine at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Sept. 16, 2015. The 355th AMXS and the 357th Fighter Squadron from Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz., visited Nellis AFB to participate in Green Flag-West 15-10. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Betty R. Chevalier/Released)

An A-10 Thunderbolt II assigned to the 357th Fighter Squadron sits on the flight line at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Sept 16, 2015. More than 100 Airmen from Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz., travelled to Nellis AFB to participate in Green Flag-West 15-10, a combat air-to-surface training exercise involving eight flying units from around the country. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Betty R. Chevalier/Released)

An A-10 Thunderbolt II assigned to the 357th Fighter Squadron sits on the flight line at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Sept 16, 2015. More than 100 Airmen from Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz., travelled to Nellis AFB to participate in Green Flag-West 15-10, a combat air-to-surface training exercise involving eight flying units from around the country. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Betty R. Chevalier/Released)

U.S. Airmen assigned to the 355th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., recover an A-10 Thunderbolt II immediately after it lands at Nellis AFB, Nev., Sept. 16, 2015.  The 355th AMXS and 357th Fighter Squadron visited Nellis AFB to participate in Green Flag-West 15-10, a joint combat air support integration exercise.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Betty R. Chevalier/Released)

U.S. Airmen assigned to the 355th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., recover an A-10 Thunderbolt II immediately after it lands at Nellis AFB, Nev., Sept. 16, 2015. The 355th AMXS and 357th Fighter Squadron visited Nellis AFB to participate in Green Flag-West 15-10, a joint combat air support integration exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Betty R. Chevalier/Released)

U.S. Airmen from the 355th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron recover an A-10 Thunderbolt II at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Sept 16, 2015. The 355th AMXS maintained eight A-10s from the 357th Fighter Squadron while participating in Green Flag-West 15-10. (U.S. Force photo by Senior Airman Betty R. Chevalier/Released)

U.S. Airmen from the 355th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron recover an A-10 Thunderbolt II at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Sept 16, 2015. The 355th AMXS maintained eight A-10s from the 357th Fighter Squadron while participating in Green Flag-West 15-10. (U.S. Force photo by Senior Airman Betty R. Chevalier/Released)