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Air Traffic Controllers Put to the Test for Hurricane Evacuation

Airman 1st Class Tristin Kessamann, 2nd Operational Support Squadron air traffic controller, monitors aircraft whereabouts at Barksdale Air Force Base, La., Sept. 8, 2017. On average, one or two Airman occupy the cab of the traffic control tower, but due to the hurricane evacuation, the cab had roughly 11 Airmen tracking aircraft in the sky and on the ground.(U.S. photo by Airman 1st Class Sydney Campbell)

PHOTO BY: Airman 1st Class Sydney Campbell
VIRIN: 170908-F-MX995-0005.JPG
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