New boom operator instructor platform is revealed.
191104-F-XN197-0024.JPG Photo By: Airman 1st Class Breanna Klemm

Nov 7, 2019
ALTUS AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. - Senior Master Sgt. Bartek Bachleda, 2018 Spark Tank winner, addresses members of the 97th Air Mobility Wing during a ceremony commemorating the implementation of his design for the new KC-135 boom instructor platform, Nov. 4, 2019, at Altus Air Force Base, Okla. Bachleda’s design will be officially implemented into the entire KC-135 fleet, giving instructors a more comfortable work environment, allowing them to train Airmen more efficiently. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Breanna Klemm)


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