U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cynthia Belío
U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cynthia Belío

Kadena Airman climbs to resiliency

by Senior Airman Cynthia Belio and Senior Airman Kristan Campbell
Kadena Air Base

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Aurora Ortiz, aerospace ground equipment journeyman assigned to the 18th Equipment Maintenance Squadron, stretches before a climbing session Sep. 5, 2019, in Chibana, Japan. Janja Garnbret, Akiyo Noguchi, Shauna Coxey, and Miho Nonaka are female professional climbers who inspire Ortiz to keep training and join their elite climbing scale.

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