Gathering Ash Intel

Senior Airman Michael Musgrove, a jet engine mechanic with the 493rd Aircraft Maintenance Unit, turns the shaft of an F-15 engine April 23 so his coworker can use a bore scope to look for any volcanic ash damage within the engine at RAF Lakenheath, England. Eight F-15s returned from Leeuwarden Air Base, the Netherlands, after participating in FRISIAN FLAG 2010. The aircraft underwent the bore scope inspection as a precaution to make sure they didn't take any damage from volcanic ash they may have encountered on their return home. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Nathan Gallahan)

PHOTO BY: Tech. Sgt. Nathan Gallahan
VIRIN: 100423-F-8220G-001.JPG
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