AFSC shares mission and updates

Daron Bender, a sheet metal chief with the 564th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, left, provides Wayne Schatz Jr., associate deputy chief of staff for operations, headquarters, United States Air Force, with an overview of the aft wing terminal fitting and center wing spar replacement procedures being performed on the KC-135 “Stratotanker” during his visit to Tinker Air Force Base May 22-23. During his two-day visit, Schatz was able to discuss and receive updates on Air Force Sustainment Center logistics and sustainment, to include updates on the E-3 “Sentry” Airborne Warning and Control System aircraft, as well as impacts to fleet health and readiness as pilot production increases on Air Force weapon systems. (Air Force photo by Darren D. Heusel)

Daron Bender, a sheet metal chief with the 564th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, left, provides Wayne Schatz Jr., associate deputy chief of staff for operations, headquarters, United States Air Force, with an overview of the aft wing terminal fitting and center wing spar replacement procedures being performed on the KC-135 “Stratotanker” during his visit to Tinker Air Force Base May 22-23. During his two-day visit, Schatz was able to discuss and receive updates on Air Force Sustainment Center logistics and sustainment, to include updates on the E-3 “Sentry” Airborne Warning and Control System aircraft, as well as impacts to fleet health and readiness as pilot production increases on Air Force weapon systems. (Air Force photo by Darren D. Heusel)

Lawrence Kingsley, deputy assistant secretary of the Air Force for Logistics and Product Support, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition, Headquarters, United States Air Force, center, receives an update on the 76th Propulsion Maintenance Group’s Clean Line from engineers Richard Renfro, left, and Julie Marasco, during his visit to Tinker Air Force Base May 23-26. During his visit, Kingsley was provided with an overall understanding of the Air Force Sustainment Center mission, to include discussions on readiness challenges to the Air Force enterprise, workload, capabilities and innovation. The Clean Line briefing takes a look at the process flow of an engine to determine how infrastructure investment benefits AFSC efficiencies, quality and safety. Looking on is Brig. Gen. Linda Marsh, mobilization assistant to the AFSC commander. (Air Force photo by Darren D. Heusel)

Lawrence Kingsley, deputy assistant secretary of the Air Force for Logistics and Product Support, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition, Headquarters, United States Air Force, center, receives an update on the 76th Propulsion Maintenance Group’s Clean Line from engineers Richard Renfro, left, and Julie Marasco, during his visit to Tinker Air Force Base May 23-26. During his visit, Kingsley was provided with an overall understanding of the Air Force Sustainment Center mission, to include discussions on readiness challenges to the Air Force enterprise, workload, capabilities and innovation. The Clean Line briefing takes a look at the process flow of an engine to determine how infrastructure investment benefits AFSC efficiencies, quality and safety. Looking on is Brig. Gen. Linda Marsh, mobilization assistant to the AFSC commander. (Air Force photo by Darren D. Heusel)

TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. -- Daron Bender, a sheet metal chief with the 564th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, left, provides Wayne Schatz Jr., associate deputy chief of staff for operations, headquarters, United States Air Force, with an overview of the aft wing terminal fitting and center wing spar replacement procedures being performed on the KC-135 “Stratotanker” during his visit to Tinker Air Force Base May 22-23. During his two-day visit, Schatz was able to discuss and receive updates on Air Force Sustainment Center logistics and sustainment, to include updates on the E-3 “Sentry” Airborne Warning and Control System aircraft, as well as impacts to fleet health and readiness as pilot production increases on Air Force weapon systems. (Air Force photo by Darren D. Heusel)