Engine removed after 10 years of service

John Ezell, left; David Greenberg and Bob Boye remove a TF-34-100A turbo-fan engine from A-10 Thunderbolt, tail-number 605, Jun 2 on the aircraft-parking ramp at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo. This particular engine set a record in the 442nd Fighter Wing by staying on the same airplane for 10 years and accumulating 3,464.4 hours since it was installed in June 1999. The three men are crew chiefs in the 442nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, part of the 442nd FW, an Air Force Reserve unit based at Whiteman. (U.S. Air Force photo/Master Sgt. Bill Huntington)

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