Airman 1st Class Sean Rippens

Airman 1st Class Sean Rippens

by Senior Airman Omari Bernard
18th Wing Public Affairs

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Sean Rippens, 33rd Helicopter Maintenance Unit HH-60G Pavehawk crew chief, drains the main gear box during a phase inspection at Kadena Air Base, Japan. A phase inspection or 600-hour inspection ensures that the aircraft stays maintained, serviceable and mission ready.

(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Omari Bernard/Released)

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