355th Operations Group photos

The 355th Operations Group consists of five squadrons and over 300 personnel employing 83 A-10C aircraft and an AN/TPS-75 radar system. It provides war-fighters with forces for close air support, forward air control, combat search and rescue.

The 355th Operations Group consists of five squadrons and over 300 personnel employing 83 A-10C aircraft and an AN/TPS-75 radar system. It provides war-fighters with forces for close air support, forward air control, combat search and rescue.

U.S. Air Force Pilots from the 354th Fighter Squadron walk to their assigned A-10 Thunderbolt at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov. 8, 2013.The 354 FS  maintains 24 A-10 aircraft to conduct close air support and forward air control.(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Josh Slavin/Released)

U.S. Air Force Pilots from the 354th Fighter Squadron walk to their assigned A-10 Thunderbolt at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov. 8, 2013.The 354 FS maintains 24 A-10 aircraft to conduct close air support and forward air control.(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Josh Slavin/Released)

U.S. Air Force 1st Lt. William Piepenbring, 355th Training Squadron pilot, and Airman 1st Class William Flores, 355th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, perform a preflight check at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov. 8, 2013. The pilots and crew chiefs must complete a list of preflight safety checks to help prevent any inflight emergencies.(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Josh Slavin/Released)

U.S. Air Force 1st Lt. William Piepenbring, 355th Training Squadron pilot, and Airman 1st Class William Flores, 355th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, perform a preflight check at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov. 8, 2013. The pilots and crew chiefs must complete a list of preflight safety checks to help prevent any inflight emergencies.(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Josh Slavin/Released)

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Jose Padilla, 355th Operations Support Squadron air crew flight equipment technician, repairs small holes and tears in a gravity suit at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov. 7, 2013. Aside from repairing holes, padilla is also for flight equipment such as helmts oxygen masks, parachutes, floatation devices, survival kits, night vision goggles, and many other types of flight equipment.(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Josh Slavin/Released)

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Jose Padilla, 355th Operations Support Squadron air crew flight equipment technician, repairs small holes and tears in a gravity suit at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov. 7, 2013. Aside from repairing holes, padilla is also for flight equipment such as helmts oxygen masks, parachutes, floatation devices, survival kits, night vision goggles, and many other types of flight equipment.(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Josh Slavin/Released)

U.S. Air Force Capt. Brent Fleming, 355th Operations Group pilot, tests his night vision goggles before his flight at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov. 7, 2013. Prior to flight, all equipment must be inspected for operability.(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Josh Slavin/Released)

U.S. Air Force Capt. Brent Fleming, 355th Operations Group pilot, tests his night vision goggles before his flight at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov. 7, 2013. Prior to flight, all equipment must be inspected for operability.(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Josh Slavin/Released)

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Erica Solomon-Hill, 355th Operations Support Squadron air crew flight equipment technician, takes apart a pilot’s helmet at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov. 7, 2013.All helmets must be completely dismantled to ensure it is properly cleaned and will work effectively.(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Josh Slavin/Released)

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Erica Solomon-Hill, 355th Operations Support Squadron air crew flight equipment technician, takes apart a pilot’s helmet at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov. 7, 2013.All helmets must be completely dismantled to ensure it is properly cleaned and will work effectively.(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Josh Slavin/Released)

U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 355th Operations Support Squadron track an F-16 Fighting Falcon as it lands on the runway at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov 8, 2013. The Arizona National Guard flies F-16’s and regularly uses the D-M flightline for landing and takeoffs.(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Josh Slavin/Released)

U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 355th Operations Support Squadron track an F-16 Fighting Falcon as it lands on the runway at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Nov 8, 2013. The Arizona National Guard flies F-16’s and regularly uses the D-M flightline for landing and takeoffs.(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Josh Slavin/Released)

DAVIS-MONTHAN AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. -- The 355th Operations Group consists of five squadrons and over 300 personnel employing 83 A-10C aircraft and an AN/TPS-75 radar system. It provides war-fighters with forces for close air support, forward air control , combat search and rescue.