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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Katrina Jimenez, 97th Civil Engineer Squadron (CES) Emergency Management Flight noncommissioned officer in charge, and Viviana Gadoury, a home-school student, watch a water tornado in a bottle, on Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Sept. 9, 2021. Activities during National Preparedness Month included setting up information booths at different events, visiting local and homeschool school students for educational fun and hosting a preparedness kit making event.  (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Trenton Jancze)
The top three runners from the National Preparedness Month 5k, U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Kyle Adams, 97th Wing Staff Agencies first sergeant, Senior Master Sgt. Justin Stennes, 97th Civil Engineer Squadron (CES) assistant fire chief and 1st Lt. Tyler Stout, 97th CES project programmer, pose for a photo on Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Sept. 1, 2021. The CES Emergency Management Flight organized several events throughout the month of September to encourage disaster awareness and preparedness . (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Trenton Jancze)
The new emblem for the 97th Contracting Squadron (CONS) is hung on the wall at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Aug. 3, 2021. Col. Blaine Baker, 97th Air Mobility Wing commander, redesignated the 97th Contracting Flight to the 97th CONS due to the manning assigned to the squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Amanda Lovelace)
From left, U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Christian Ates, 97th Contracting Squadron (CONS) senior enlisted leader, Maj. Jonathan Esquivel, 97th CONS commander, and Lori Clinton, 97th CONS director of business operations, gather for a photo at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Sept. 21, 2021. The 97th CONS was redesignated as a flight in June of 2014 due to manning, despite a steady increase in the amount of dollars and contracts the team managed after the base received the first KC-46 Pegasus. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Amanda Lovelace)
Maj. Jonathan Esquivel, 97th Contracting Squadron (CONS) commander, removes the 97th Contracting Flight flag at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Aug. 3, 2021. The 97th CONS is split into three flights: the base support flight, construction flight, and infrastructure flight. (Courtesy photo by Lori Clinton)
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U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Angelo Dela Cruz, left, and Airman 1st Class Aidan Boterenbrood, right, both 97th Bioenvironmental Engineering Flight bioenvironmental engineering specialists, demonstrate to honorary commanders how they detect radiation at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Sept .17, 2021. The 97th Bioenvironmental Engineering Flight monitors 46 industrial shops, analyzes the drinking water quality, and manages the base radiation, electro and magnetic fields, and laser safety programs. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt Cameron Silver)
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Dr. Chad Wiginton, 97th Healthcare Operations Squadron honorary commander, attempts to identify a taped line to U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Delena Ruiz, 97th Mental Health Flight supervisor, while wearing “drunk goggles” at the Mental Health Clinic at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Sept. 17, 2021. The honorary commanders learned about the assessment, treatment and education provided by the 97th Mental Health Flight on a wide range of psychological and emotional issues as well as how they manage the Family Advocacy Program and Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention and Treatment Program. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt Cameron Silver)
U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Daniel Moore, 97th Operational Medical Readiness Squadron (97 OMRS) commander, and Dr. Rose Ngishu, 97 OMRS honorary commander, discuss the differences between military and civilian hospitals at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Sept .17, 2021. Dr. Ngishu is a doctor of internal medicine at the Jackson County Medical Center and has been an honorary commander for five months. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt Cameron Silver)
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Katlyn Gorgus, foreground, and Airman 1st Class Ashleigh Chambers, center, both 97th Primary Care Flight aerospace medical technicians, show honorary commanders proper first aid procedures at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Sept .17, 2021. The 97th Primary Care Flight is responsible for the majority of primary care in the medical group and is divided into the Family Health, Pediatrics, Allergy and Immunizations Sections. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt Cameron Silver)
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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Richard Anderson, 97th Dental Flight dental laboratory technician, shows honorary commanders a ceramic mold of teeth he made at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Sept .17, 2021. The 97th Dental Flight provides various dental services ranging from preventive dentistry to comprehensive care including endodontics, prosthodontics, operative dentistry and oral surgery. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt Cameron Silver)
Johnny Barron, 97th Maintenance Operations Flight honorary commander, inspects a mosquito container at the Public Health Clinic at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Sept. 17, 2021. The 97th Public Health Flight inspects over 20 facilities for food safety and sanitation and provides mosquito and illness surveillance for the entire base population. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt Cameron Silver)
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Lin Evenson, 97th Optometry Flight optometry specialist, shows Preston Gunkel, 97th Air Mobility Wing Judge Advocate honorary commander, a scan of his eye at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Sept .17, 2021. The 97th Optometry Flight’s services include glasses and contact lens prescriptions along with the treatment and management of ocular diseases that do not need surgical intervention. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt Cameron Silver)
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U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Garrett Rockwell, 97th Medical Logistics Flight medical materiel specialist, demonstrates the safe handling of dry ice to honorary commanders at Altus Air Force Base, Oklahoma, Sept .17, 2021. The 97th Medical Logistics Flight provides medical and non-medical materiel equipment, maintenance and services, and manages war reserve materiel and transportation in support of the medical mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt Cameron Silver)

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