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Aerial herbicide operations enable safe training at Mountain Home

Senior Airman Mason Disbennett, an aircraft maintenance apprentice with the 910th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, waits to marshal a C-130H Hercules aircraft on Sept. 22, 2020, at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho. As a means of fire prevention, Reserve Citizen Airmen from Youngstown Air Reserve Station, Ohio, traveled to Mountain Home AFB to conduct aerial spray operations to combat the growth of cheatgrass, an invasive winter annual. During wildfires, cheatgrass acts as an enabler, causing the fire to spread quickly to other vegetation such as sagebrush. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Christina Russo)

PHOTO BY: Senior Airman Christina Russo
VIRIN: 200922-F-KJ690-1048.JPG
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CAMERA

NIKON D850

LENS

70.0-200.0 mm f/2.8

APERTURE

28/10

SHUTTERSPEED

1/100

ISO

2500

IMAGE IS PUBLIC DOMAIN

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