Senior Master Sgt. William Kellums, the 302nd Operations Support Squadron aircrew flight equipment superintendent, sits aboard a parked C-130 Hercules aircraft with custom-made equipment bags at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, Aug. 15, 2018. Kellums started producing the bags in 2000 when he first arrived to the Reserve wing and his shop still maintains them today. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Justin R. Norton)
Staff Sgt. Justin Norton, a 302nd Airlift Wing Public Affairs photojournalist, lifts weights, Aug. 16, 2018, at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. He became dedicated to self-improvement, physically and mentally, after failing a fitness assessment in 2014. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Tiffany Lundberg)
Retired Air Force Maj. Gen. Edward Mechenbier re-enlists his daughter, Master Sgt. Kari Eubanks, Air Force Reserve, 302nd Force Support Squadron, at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, Aug. 5, 2018. Mechenbier has re-enlisted Eubanks three times in her career and several others in this family over the years. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Tiffany Lundberg)
Chief Master Sgt. Kahn Scalise, is the new 302nd Airlift Wing command chief. As the command chief, Scalise serves as the principal enlisted advisor to the wing commander of the Peterson-based Reserve wing. (U.S. Air Force photo illustration by Staff Sgt. Heather Heiney)
Senior Airman Travis Moore, 302nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron communication and navigation systems specialist, poses for a photo in front of a C-130 Hercules aircraft Aug. 20, 2018 at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. Moore was recently selected to attend the U.S. Air Force Academy Preparatory School through the Air Force’s Leaders Encouraging Airmen Development Program. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Heather Heiney)

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