Building basics: FTD forms maintenance professionals
U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Brent Brocklehurst, weapons load crew member assigned to the 325th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron out of Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., flips the dogfight switch on a mock F-16CM Fighting Falcon during training at the 372nd Training Squadron, Detachment 202 F-16 Field Training Detachment (FTD) at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., April 25, 2017. The mission of the FTD is to train and develop the advanced skillsets required of maintenance Airmen to maintain aging aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kelsey Tucker)