Combat Metals: 'The Modern Day Blacksmiths'
Master Sgt. Andrew Liederbach, 386th Expeditionary Maintenance Squadron combat metals flight chief, checks the fitment of one of the pieces they fabricated for a repair at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, Feb. 5, 2019. During the repair of the leading edge of a C-130 wing, the combat metals flight fabricated more the 30 different parts from scratch. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jeremy L. Mosier)