Staff Sgt. Sterling Brisbin

Spotlight on You: Staff Sgt. Sterling Brisbin

Midnight emergency: Kadena airmen rescue Osprey crew

by: Senior Airman Lynette M. Rolen | .
18th Wing Public Affairs | .
published: December 16, 2016

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Sterling Brisbin, 31st Rescue Squadron pararescueman, aided in the rescue of five Marines assigned to Marine Aircraft Group 36, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing following a landing in shallow water off the Okinawa coastline in an MV-22 Osprey Dec. 13, 2016. Members of the 31st worked alongside members of the 33rd RQS, Japan Air Self-Defense Force and the Japan Coast Guard in rescuing the crew of the downed aircraft.

(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Lynette M. Rolen/released)

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