The 47th AOPTU prepares student pilots to land a career in flight

Pilots from Specialized Undergraduate Pilot Training class 20-05 gather around the swing and decent landing trainer, watching Airman 1st Class Ashley Davis 47th Aerospace Operational and Physiology Training Unit logistics and maintenance technician, demonstrate a landing on Jan. 17, 2019, at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas. The trainer acts like a parachute in decent, and the pilot students are able to use the techniques of rolling and making five points of contact and unclipping the quick-release while being dragged. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Anne McCready)

PHOTO BY: Airman 1st Class Anne McCready
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