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Women in Weapons: Luke AFB hosts all female weapons competition

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  • By Airman 1st Class Katelynn Jackson
  • 56th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
U.S. Air Force Luke Air Force Base weapon specialists pose for a photo following an all-women weapons load competition, March 15, 2024, at Luke AFB, Arizona. The load competition featured seven women from the 61st Aircraft Maintenance Unit and one from the 56th Component Maintenance Squadron, including three weapons load crew members who performed as competitors and four members who performed as evaluators. This competition not only enhances training but was one of several Women’s History Month events which contributed to advancing quality of life for Luke Airmen by celebrating the achievements of women, fostering an environment of diversity and excellence in the military. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Katelynn Jackson)