Crew Chiefs & LRS service Osan A-10s
By Staff Sgt. Jake Barreiro, 51st Fighter Wing Public Affairs
/ Published March 18, 2014
OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea --
The 25th Fighter Squadron at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea is considered one of the premier close air support fighter squadron's on the peninsula.
The A-10 is one of the squadron's primary aircraft, and with its design for close air support and forward air control capabilities, it's a vital component of mantaining stability in Korea.
The men and women of the 25th FS, along with Fuel Operators from the 51st Logistic Readiness Squadron, are responsible for refueling the multiple A-10s on base, a necessary job for ensuring the aircarft is ready at a moment's notice.