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Weapons Load Competition: 74th Aircraft Maintenance Unit takes home the win

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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Ethan Pierce, 75th Aircraft Maintenance Unit weapons load team chief, loads a GBU-12 joint direct attack munition during a weapons load crew competition, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia, Oct. 1, 2021. Every quarter, weapons load crew members compete in a competition that tests uniform dress and appearance, weapons knowledge and speed of loading munitions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Courtney Sebastianelli)

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U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Steven Mulonet (left), 74th Aircraft Maintenance Unit weapons load crew member; Airman 1st Class Randal Garcia (center), 74th AMU weapons load crew member; and Staff Sgt. Brannon House, 74th AMU weapons load crew chief, pose together after winning a weapons-load competition at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia, Oct.1, 2021. Every quarter, weapons load crew members compete in a competition that tests weapons knowledge, uniform dress and appearance, and speed of loading munitions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Courtney Sebastianelli)

man loading a missile on a jet

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Ahzai Beckford, 476th Maintenance Squadron weapons load crew member, assists with a munition load during a weapons load competition at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia, Oct. 1, 2021. Every quarter, weapons load crew members compete in a competition that tests weapons knowledge, uniform dress and appearance, and speed of loading munitions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Courtney Sebastianelli)

man with tools working on a missile

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Jared Gonzalez (front), 75th Aircraft Maintenance Unit weapons load crew member, and Staff Sgt. Ethan Pierce, 75th AMU weapons load team chief, secure a GBU-12 joint attack munition during a weapons load competition at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia, Oct. 1, 2021. Every quarter, weapons load crew members compete in a competition that tests weapons knowledge, uniform dress and appearance, and speed of loading munitions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Courtney Sebastianelli)

man fist bumping a group of people

U.S. Air Force Airmen assigned to the 75th Aircraft Maintenance Unit fist bump Airmen after competing in a weapons load competition at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia, Oct. 1, 2021. Every quarter, weapons load crew members compete in a competition that tests weapons knowledge, uniform dress and appearance, and speed of loading munitions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Courtney Sebastianelli)

man loading missile on a plane

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Chase Murray, 476th Maintenance Squadron weapons load crew team chief, directs a munition load during a weapons load competition at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia, Oct. 1, 2021. Every quarter, weapons load crew members compete in a competition that tests weapons knowledge, uniform dress and appearance, and speed of loading munitions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Courtney Sebastianelli)

two men loading missiles on a plane

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Jared Gonzalez (front), 75th Aircraft Maintenance Unit weapons load crew member, and Staff Sgt. Ethan Pierce, 75th AMU weapons load team chief, secure a GBU-12 joint attack munition during a weapons load competition at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia, Oct. 1, 2021. Every quarter, weapons load crew members compete in a competition that tests weapons knowledge, uniform dress and appearance, and speed of loading munitions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Courtney Sebastianelli)

two men guiding missile onto a plane

U.S. Air Force Airmen assigned to the 75th Aircraft Maintenance Unit guides a munition to an A-10C Thunderbolt II aircraft during a weapons load competition at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia, Oct. 1, 2021. This event is held to highlight the 23rd Wing's best A-10 weapons load crew. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Courtney Sebastianelli)

man kneeling next to a missile

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Steven Mulonet, 74th Aircraft Maintenance Unit weapons load crew member, prepares a GBU-12 Paveway II laser-guided bomb during a weapons load competition at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia, Oct. 1, 2021. Every quarter, weapons load crew members compete in a competition that tests weapon knowledge, uniform dress and appearance, and speed of loading munitions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Courtney Sebastianelli)

MOODY AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. -- U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Ethan Pierce, 75th Aircraft Maintenance Unit weapons load team chief, loads a GBU-12 joint direct attack munition during a weapons load crew competition, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia, Oct. 1, 2021. Every quarter, weapons load crew members compete in a competition that tests uniform dress and appearance, weapons knowledge and speed of loading munitions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Courtney Sebastianelli)