U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Alejandro Armendariz (center), 145th Maintenance Squadron, clips together his dog tags while waiting in line during a deployment processing line held at the held at the North Carolina Air National Guard Base, Charlotte Douglas International Airport, Feb. 5, 2017. Armendariz is a crew chief and is deploying for the first time to maintain C-130 Hercules aircraft in support of Operation Freedom Sentinel to provide tactical airlift in the region.
Taken: 02.05.2017 | Photo by Staff Sgt. Julianne Showalter
Members of the 145th Airlift Wing conducts annual Land Navigation training. In addition to basic land navigation tasks, the yearly training includes how to build a fire, and evading the enemy.