Monday, July 25, 2011
I See You; Air Traffic Controllers in action
An A-10 Thunderbolt pilot, wave's after landing from a training mission. During the mission pilots are placed up against a variety of scenarios which helps keep them ready for real world contingency. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Senior Airman Adam Grant) Hi-res
by Senior Airman Adam Grant
51st Fighter Wing Public Affairs
7/25/2011 - OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea -- Members of the 51st Operation Support Squadron, ensure the safety of pilots during training missions performed at Osan Air Base, July 19. Radars and binoculars are a few of the tools used by Air Traffic Controllers to track pilots during flight. Air Traffic Controllers are responsible for ensuring the safety of the pilots and the aircraft.