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23d FG Supports 2020 Salute to America

A photo of a pilot walking

Capt. Jordan Wiggins, 23d Fighter Group pilot, carries equipment in transit to flightline July 2, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. Wiggins will fly one of the two A-10s assigned to the 23d Fighter Group that are scheduled to conduct a flyover as a part of the 2020 Salute to America in Washington, D.C., celebrating the United States of America’s 244th birthday. The flyover provides the men and women of the 23d Fighter Group the opportunity to demonstrate capabilities and join in national celebration, while obtaining necessary training hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Kaylin P. Hankerson)

A photo of a pilot checking flight manual

Capt. Jordan Wiggins, 23d Fighter Group pilot, checks a flight manual July 2, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. Wiggins is flying one of two A-10s assigned to the 23d Fighter Group that are scheduled to conduct a flyover as a part of the 2020 Salute to America in Washington, D.C., celebrating the United States of America’s 244th birthday. The flyover provides the men and women of the 23d Fighter Group the opportunity to demonstrate capabilities and join in national celebration, while obtaining necessary training hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Kaylin P. Hankerson)

A photo of a pilot performing preflight checks

Capt. Jordan Wiggins, 23d Fighter Group pilot, preforms a pre-flight inspection on an A-10C Thunderbolt II July 2, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. Wiggins is flying one of two A-10s assigned to the 23d Fighter Group that are scheduled to conduct a flyover as a part of the 2020 Salute to America in Washington, D.C., celebrating the United States of America’s 244th birthday. The flyover provides the men and women of the 23d Fighter Group the opportunity to demonstrate capabilities and join in national celebration, while obtaining necessary training hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Kaylin P. Hankerson)

A photo of a pilot climbing into an aircraft

Capt. Jordan Wiggins, 23d Fighter Group pilot, climbs into an A-10C Thunderbolt II prior to departure July 2, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. Wiggins is flying one of the two A-10s assigned to the 23d Fighter Group that are scheduled to conduct a flyover as a part of the 2020 Salute to America in Washington, D.C., celebrating the United States of America’s 244th birthday. The flyover provides the men and women of the 23d Fighter Group the opportunity to demonstrate capabilities and join in national celebration, while obtaining necessary training hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Kaylin P. Hankerson)

A photo of a crew chief marshaling an aircraft

Senior Airman Jamarkus Boyd, 23d Aircraft Maintenance Unit dedicated crew chief, marshals an A-10C Thunderbolt II prior to departure July 2, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. Two A-10s assigned to the 23d Fighter Group are scheduled to conduct a flyover as a part of the 2020 Salute to America in Washington, D.C., celebrating the United States of America’s 244th birthday. The flyover provides the men and women of the 23d Fighter Group the opportunity to demonstrate capabilities and join in national celebration, while obtaining necessary training hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Kaylin P. Hankerson)

A photo of a crew chief marshaling an aircraft

Senior Airman Jamarkus Boyd, 23d Aircraft Maintenance Unit dedicated crew chief, marshals an A-10C Thunderbolt II prior to departure July 2, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. Two A-10s assigned to the 23d Fighter Group are scheduled to conduct a flyover as a part of the 2020 Salute to America in Washington, D.C., celebrating the United States of America’s 244th birthday. The flyover provides the men and women of the 23d Fighter Group the opportunity to demonstrate capabilities and join in national celebration, while obtaining necessary training hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Kaylin P. Hankerson)

A photo of a crew chief saluting

Senior Airman Jamarkus Boyd, 23d Aircraft Maintenance Unit dedicated crew chief, salutes Capt. Jordan Wiggins, 23d Fighter Group pilot, as he departs July 2, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. Wiggins is flying one of the two A-10s assigned to the 23d Fighter Group that are scheduled to conduct a flyover as a part of the 2020 Salute to America in Washington, D.C., celebrating the United States of America’s 244th birthday. The flyover provides the men and women of the 23d Fighter Group the opportunity to demonstrate capabilities and join in national celebration, while obtaining necessary training hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Kaylin P. Hankerson)

A photo of an aircraft

Capt. Jordan Wiggins, 23d Fighter Group pilot, waves as he taxis on the flightline July 2, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. Wiggins is flying one of the two A-10s assigned to the 23d Fighter Group that are scheduled to conduct a flyover as a part of the 2020 Salute to America in Washington, D.C., celebrating the United States of America’s 244th birthday. The flyover provides the men and women of the 23d Fighter Group the opportunity to demonstrate capabilities and join in national celebration, while obtaining necessary training hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Kaylin P. Hankerson)

a photo of an airman pulling chalks from under an aircraft

Senior Airman Jamarkus Boyd, 23d Aircraft Maintenance Unit dedicated crew chief, pulls chocks for an A-10C Thunderbolt II July 2, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. Two A-10s assigned to the 23d Fighter Group are scheduled to conduct a flyover as a part of the 2020 Salute to America in Washington, D.C., celebrating the United States of America’s 244th birthday. The flyover provides the men and women of the 23d Fighter Group the opportunity to demonstrate capabilities and join in national celebration, while obtaining necessary training hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Kaylin P. Hankerson)

A photo of an Airman closing an aircraft panel
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Senior Airman Jamarkus Boyd, 23d Aircraft Maintenance Unit dedicated crew chief, closes an A-10C Thunderbolt II panel during pre-flight checks July 2, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. Two A-10s assigned to the 23d Fighter Group are scheduled to conduct a flyover as a part of the 2020 Salute to America in Washington, D.C., celebrating the United States of America’s 244th birthday. The flyover provides the men and women of the 23d Fighter Group the opportunity to demonstrate capabilities and join in national celebration, while obtaining necessary training hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Kaylin P. Hankerson)

A photo of Airmen receiving a briefing
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Pilots assigned to the 23d Fighter Group receive a pre-flight weather brief. Two A-10s assigned to the 23d Fighter Group are scheduled to conduct a flyover as a part of the 2020 Salute to America in Washington, D.C., celebrating the United States of America’s 244th birthday. The flyover provides the men and women of the 23d Fighter Group the opportunity to demonstrate capabilities and join in national celebration, while obtaining necessary training hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Kaylin P. Hankerson)

A photo of a pilot walking
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Capt. Shannon Smith, 23d Fighter Group pilot, carries equipment in transit to flightline July 2, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. Smith will fly one of the two A-10s assigned to the 23d Fighter Group that are scheduled to conduct a flyover as a part of the 2020 Salute to America in Washington, D.C., celebrating the United States of America’s 244th birthday. The flyover provides the men and women of the 23d Fighter Group the opportunity to demonstrate capabilities and join in national celebration, while obtaining necessary training hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Kaylin P. Hankerson)

A photo of a pilot unloading gear
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Capt. Shannon Smith, 23d Fighter Group pilot, unloads equipment from gator on flightline July 2, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. Smith will fly one of two A-10s assigned to the 23d Fighter Group are scheduled to conduct a flyover as a part of the 2020 Salute to America in Washington, D.C., celebrating the United States of America’s 244th birthday. The flyover provides the men and women of the 23d Fighter Group the opportunity to demonstrate capabilities and join in national celebration, while obtaining necessary training hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Kaylin P. Hankerson)

A photo of a pilot speaking into a helmet microphone
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Capt. Jordan Wiggins, 23d Fighter Group pilot, speaks into his HGU-55/P helmet prior to departure July 2, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. Wiggins is flying one of the two A-10s assigned to the 23d Fighter Group that are scheduled to conduct a flyover as a part of the 2020 Salute to America in Washington, D.C., celebrating the United States of America’s 244th birthday. The flyover provides the men and women of the 23d Fighter Group the opportunity to demonstrate capabilities and join in national celebration, while obtaining necessary training hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Kaylin P. Hankerson)

An Airman performs pre-flight checks.
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Senior Airman Jamarkus Boyd, 23 Aircraft Maintenance Unit dedicated crew chief, preforms a pre-flight inspection on an A-10C Thunderbolt II prior to departure July 2, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. Two A-10s assigned to the 23d Fighter Group are scheduled to conduct a flyover as a part of the 2020 Salute to America in Washington, D.C., celebrating the United States of America’s 244th birthday. The flyover provides the men and women of the 23d Fighter Group the opportunity to demonstrate capabilities and join in national celebration, while obtaining necessary training hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Kaylin P. Hankerson)

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Senior Airman Jamarkus Boyd, 23d Aircraft Maintenance Unit dedicated crew chief, communicates with an A-10C Thunderbolt II pilot during pre-flight checks July 2, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. Two A-10s assigned to the 23d Fighter Group are scheduled to conduct a flyover as a part of the 2020 Salute to America in Washington, D.C., celebrating the United States of America’s 244th birthday. The flyover provides the men and women of the 23d Fighter Group the opportunity to demonstrate capabilities and join in national celebration, while obtaining necessary training hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Kaylin P. Hankerson)

A photo of an Airmen troubleshooting an aircraft maintenance issue.
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An Airman assigned to the 23d Aircraft Maintenance Unit troubleshoots an A-10C Thunderbolt II maintenance issue with Capt. Jordan Wiggins, 23d Fighter Group pilot, during pre-flight checks July 2, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. Wiggins is flying one of the two A-10s assigned to the 23d Fighter Group that are scheduled to conduct a flyover as a part of the 2020 Salute to America in Washington, D.C., celebrating the United States of America’s 244th birthday. The flyover provides the men and women of the 23d Fighter Group the opportunity to demonstrate capabilities and join in national celebration, while obtaining necessary training hours. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Kaylin P. Hankerson)

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