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HC-130J Combat King inspection

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  • By Staff Sgt. Darius Sostre-Miroir, 920th Rescue Wing Public Affairs
Airmen Alex Rodriguez and Brandon Hamdan, 920th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron rescue maintenance specialists, re-torque the main landing gear of an HC-130J Combat King II aircraft during a letter C check at Patrick Space Force Base, Florida, April 26, 2023. Routine letter checks are conducted to ensure these aircraft are reliable and operational. These routine inspections are broken down in categories A, B, C, and D. Each letter check is conducted 270 days apart with an A check in-between each new letter grade. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Darius Sostre-Miroir)