. Vincent Hawkins, a crew chief with the 403rd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, inspects a C-130J Hercules at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi.
Pinckney, 27, of Palmdale, Calif., and Tech Sgt
. Herman Mackey III, 30, of Bakersfield, Calif.
. Angelica Chica at Elmendorf, a registered dental hygienist, supervises the UAA students.
Army Veteran of World War II and served as a Tech Sgt
. He was a member of the National Association of Watch & Clock Collectors, Inc.
At the time Lamb's husband, Tech Sgt
. James Mark Lamb was on active duty with the Air Force in Kandahar, Afghanistan as part of Operation Enduring Freedom.
The 10lb fin fell last Friday from an unarmed missile being carried over Valparaiso by an F-16 jet fighter during a landing approach to Eglin Air Force Base, base spokesman Tech Sgt
David Donato said yesterday .
Among the anxious crowd were family and friends of Tech Sgt
. Jamie Meadows-Valley--an Airman from the 366th Aerospace Medicine Squadron at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, whose months of searching, legal struggles and even dodging protests in Ukraine, led to this pivotal moment.
Joe Parker, a KC-135 Stratotanker boom operator with the 336th Air Refueling Squadron at March Air Reserve Base, Calif., refuels an F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter from the 58th Fighter Squadron, Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.
"Our job is to prevent the loss of life or damage to government equipment," said Tech Sgt
Clyde Lathon, 332nd AEW ground safety manager.
. Sean Loose of the 305th Rescue Squadron completes a preflight check on an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter prior to a routine training flight during the 943rd Rescue Group's April unit training assembly weekend at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base.
"When I heard the news, I thought of all of the people that had relatives there and I told my husband that I needed to go," said Tech Sgt
. Kehaulani Lobetos of Ewa Beach, Hawaii.