Saturday, October 8, 2011

Search and recovery at A-10C crash site in Georgia

Released by 23rd Wing Public Affairs



U.S. Air Force members from Moody Air Force Base, Ga., search and recover remains of a crashed A-10C Thunderbolt II aircraft Oct. 5, 2011, in a non-residential area northeast of Berlin, Ga., in Cook County. Twenty members from the base participated in the recovery effort. The aircraft incident occurred approximately 2:45 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26, 2011, and has since been under investigation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jamal D. Sutter)



Members of an investigation board collect and recover remains of a crashed A-10C Thunderbolt II aircraft Oct. 5, 2011, in a non-residential area northeast of Berlin, Ga., in Cook County. Since the early stages of the investigation, the board has focused their efforts to analyze evidence and data to determine the cause of the crash that occurred Monday, Sept. 26, 2011. Upon completion, Air Combat Command will release investigation results. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jamal D. Sutter) Hi-res



U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Tyler Eubank uses a multi-terrain loader to transport a piece of a crashed A-10C Thunderbolt II aircraft as he is guided by Senior Airman Todd Alter Oct. 5, 2011, in a non-residential area northeast of Berlin, Ga., in Cook County. Eubank and Alter are both heavy equipment operators with the 23rd Civil Engineer Squadron who were part of a team tasked to recover all remains of the crash site while preserving the natural habitat. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jamal D. Sutter)

See also:
Investigation ongoing for A-10C incident
Moody locating dropped aircraft ejection seat
Moody A-10C pilot ejects from aircraft

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