Washing warthogs at D-M
By Airman 1st Class Mya M. Crosby, 355th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
/ Published June 30, 2016
DAVIS-MONTHAN AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. --
The 354th Aircraft Maintenance Unit’s parent unit, 355th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, generates all combat and training sorties in the 355th Fighter Wing and manages the efforts of 571 personnel in 13 different specialties of maintaining A-10 attack aircraft. Crew chiefs clean the A-10s after combat and training sorties to prevent corrosion. The A-10s are washed every 180 days to prevent corrosion.