Alaska Air National Guard; 176th Wing; 176th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron; HC-130J Combat King II
211004-Z-ZY202-1003.JPG Photo By: David Bedard

JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska - JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska – Alaska Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Brad Payton, an HC-130J Combat King II crew chief with 176th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, inspects a 211th RQS HC-130 engine exhaust Oct. 4, 2021, at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska. Payton recently completed Mission-Essential Skills Training following technical school and is pursuing a civilian career in aviation maintenance. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by David Bedard/Released)


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