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U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Andrew Lucas and Airman 1st Class Jonathan Hart, 355th Equipment Maintenance Squadron aircraft structural maintenance, remove tape, paper and sheets of plastic from around A-10 landing gear after painting the aircraft at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Feb. 16. The whole process of painting one A-10 takes two weeks, one week to sand and one week to paint.
The fabrication shop at D-M consists of three separate areas which are aircraft metals technology, structural maintenance and the A-10 paint barn. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Michael Washburn) Hi-res
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