ARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY
Engine inspection, 1985
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: August 17, 2017
Steve Dry ©Stars and Stripes
Kunsan Air Base, South Korea, July, 1985: Staff Sgt. Elaine Rex, a jet engine mechanic assigned to the 8th Component Repair Squadron at Kunsan Air Base, inspects the augmenter (afterburner) liner of a Pratt & Whitney F-100 engine. The F-100 powers the F-16s of the 8th Tactical Fighter Wing.