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445th Maintenance Airmen get up close, personal with C-17s

Airman 1st Class Connor Karman, 445th Maintenance Squadron, performs routine maintenance on a C-17 Globemaster III engine January 6, 2019.  (U.S. Air Force photo /Master Sgt. Patrick O’Reilly)

Airman 1st Class Connor Karman, 445th Maintenance Squadron, performs routine maintenance on a C-17 Globemaster III engine January 6, 2019. (U.S. Air Force photo /Master Sgt. Patrick O’Reilly)

Airman 1st Class Connor Karman, an aerospace propulsion technician with the 445th Maintenance Squadron, performs routine maintenance on the wing of a C-17 Globemaster III. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Ethan Spickler)

Airman 1st Class Connor Karman, an aerospace propulsion technician with the 445th Maintenance Squadron, performs routine maintenance on the wing of a C-17 Globemaster III. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Ethan Spickler)

Tech. Sgt. Adam Sotak, 445th Maintenance Squadron crew chief, inspects a C-17 Globemaster III engine January 6, 2019. The four engines on the C-17 Globemaster III create a tremendous amount of thrust to achieve its cruising speed of 515 mph.  (U.S. Air Force photo /Senior Airman Ethan Spickler)

Tech. Sgt. Adam Sotak, 445th Maintenance Squadron, inspects a C-17 Globemaster III engine January 6, 2019. The four engines on the C-17 Globemaster III create a tremendous amount of thrust to achieve its cruising speed of 515 mph.(U.S. Air Force photo /Senior Airman Ethan Spickler)

Tech. Sgt. Zachary Stevens, 445th Maintenance Squadron maintenance technician, inspects a C-17 Globemaster III engine on January 6, 2019. The C-17 has four Pratt & Whitney PW2040 (military designation F117-PW-100) engines with 40,440 pounds of thrust each. (U.S. Air Force photo/Master Sgt. Patrick O’Reilly)

Tech. Sgt. Zachary Stevens, 445th Maintenance Squadron maintenance technician, inspects a C-17 Globemaster III engine on January 6, 2019. The C-17 has four Pratt & Whitney PW2040 (military designation F117-PW-100) engines with 40,440 pounds of thrust each. (U.S. Air Force photo/Master Sgt. Patrick O’Reilly)

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- Airmen from the 445th Maintenance Squadron provided routine maintenance of a C-17 Globemaster III during the January 6, 2019 unit training assembly.