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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Victor Hallett, lead fire fighter assigned to the 97th Civil Engineer Squadron, shows how to use their virtual reality (VR) firefighting training equipment to a student of the Jackson County school district,

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Victor Hallett, lead fire fighter assigned to the 97th Civil Engineer Squadron, shows how to use their virtual reality (VR) firefighting training equipment to a student of the Altus public school district, August 29, 2019, at Altus, Okla. The simulator allows fire departments to train on multiple scenarios with almost no setup or preparation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cody Dowell)

Dawn Tabor, an avionics technician assigned to the 97th Maintenance Squadron, shows some maintenance equipment to a student of the Jackson County school district, August 29, 2019, at Altus, Okla.

Dawn Tabor, an avionics technician assigned to the 97th Maintenance Squadron, shows some maintenance equipment to a student of the Altus public school district, August 29, 2019, at Altus, Okla. The entire 97th Maintenance Group is comprised of civilian personnel to ensure year-round aircraft maintenance for the Airmen in training. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cody Dowell)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Katrina Garcia, an emergency management journeyman assigned to the 97th Civil Engineer Squadron, instructs about the use of a joint chemical agent detector to students of the Jackson County school district, August 29, 2019, at Altus, Okla.

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Katrina Garcia, an emergency management journeyman assigned to the 97th Civil Engineer Squadron, instructs about the use of a joint chemical agent detector to students of the Altus public school district, August 29, 2019, at Altus, Okla. Emergency management helps ensure members readiness for disaster response events. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cody Dowell)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Kacie Ward, a client systems technician assigned to the 97th Communications Squadron, explains the inner components of a computer to a student of the Jackson County school district,

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Kacie Ward, a client systems technician assigned to the 97th Communications Squadron, explains the inner components of a computer to a student of the Altus public school district, August 29, 2019, at Altus, Okla. The 97th CS is tasked with ensuring all information technology systems are up and running so the mission can continue.(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cody Dowell)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Alexandra Trana, a KC-135 instructor pilot assigned to the 97th Operations Support Squadron and Maj. Rachael DeRoche, a C-17 evaluator pilot assigned to the 97th OSS, explain the different types of aircraft at the 97th Air Mobility Wing to students of the Jackson County school district,

U.S. Air Force Maj. Alexandra Trana, a KC-135 instructor pilot assigned to the 97th Operations Support Squadron and Maj. Rachael DeRoche, a C-17 evaluator pilot assigned to the 97th OSS, explain the different types of aircraft at the 97th Air Mobility Wing to students of the Altus public school district, August 29, 2019, at Altus, Okla. The 97th Air Mobility Wing trains its members on the C-17 Globemaster III, KC-135 Stratotanker and the KC-46 Pegasus. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cody Dowell)

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class John Edens, a weather forecaster assigned to the 97th Operations Support Squadron, explains the science behind weather forecasting to students of the Jackson County school district, August 29, 2019, at Altus, Okla.

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class John Edens, a weather forecaster assigned to the 97th Operations Support Squadron, explains the science behind weather forecasting to students of the Altus public school district, August 29, 2019, at Altus, Okla. The weather flight is tasked with verifying safe flying conditions for the students training at the base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cody Dowell)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Michelle Ground, 97th Force Support Squadron commander, helps students of the Jackson County school district use virtual reality technology, August 29, 2019, at Altus, Okla.

U.S. Air Force Maj. Michelle Ground, 97th Force Support Squadron commander, helps students of the Altus public school district use virtual reality technology, August 29, 2019, at Altus, Okla. The 97th Air Mobility Wing had more than 10 agencies at Altus High School to showcase jobs that applied to Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cody Dowell)

Ret. U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Edward Laverdure, senior aerospace science instructor for Altus High School, shows students of the Jackson County school district an aircraft flight simulator, August 29, 2019 at Altus, Okla.

Ret. U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Edward Laverdure, senior aerospace science instructor for Altus High School, shows students of the Altus public school district an aircraft flight simulator, August 29, 2019 at Altus, Okla. Children from 4th, 6th, 8th, 10th and 12th grades saw some of the STEM jobs available with the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cody Dowell)

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The 97th Air Mobility Wing had more than 10 agencies at Altus High School to showcase careers that applied to Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), August 29, 2019.

Children from 4th, 6th, 8th, 10th and 12th grades saw some of the STEM jobs available within the Air Force.

Airmen from several squadrons came to share their STEM experiences, such as the 97th Maintenance Squadron, 97th Communications Squadron, 97th Civil Engineer Squadron, 97th Operations Support Squadron, 97th Force Support Squadron and 97th Operational Medical Readiness Squadron.

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