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Two Airmen sign a munition.

Col. John Gallemore, 8th Fighter Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Thomas Schaefer, 8th Fighter Wing command chief, sign the munition they prepared during an immersion tour with the 8th Maintenance Squadron Munitions Flight, Sept. 30, 2021, at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. Members of the 8th MXS Munitions Flight are responsible for safely disassembling, maintaining, and reassembling munitions for F-16 Fighting Falcons, ensuring the Wolf Pack is able to support and defend our allies throughout the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

A commander works on a munition.

Col. John Gallemore, 8th Fighter Wing commander, works on munitions during an immersion tour with the 8th Maintenance Squadron Munitions Flight, Sept. 30, 2021, at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. Members of the 8th MXS Munitions Flight are responsible for safely disassembling, maintaining, and reassembling munitions for F-16 Fighting Falcons, ensuring the Wolf Pack is able to support and defend our allies throughout the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

A commander works on a munition.

Col. Mike Richard, 8th Fighter Wing vice commander, works on munitions during an immersion tour with the 8th Maintenance Squadron Munitions Flight, Sept. 30, 2021, at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. Members of the 8th MXS Munitions Flight are responsible for safely disassembling, maintaining, and reassembling munitions for F-16 Fighting Falcons, ensuring the Wolf Pack is able to support and defend our allies throughout the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Airmen pose for a photo.

Col. John Gallemore, 8th Fighter Wing commander, Col. Mike Richard, 8th Fighter Wing vice commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Thomas Schaefer, 8th Fighter Wing command chief, work with munitions airmen during an immersion tour with the 8th Maintenance Squadron Munitions Flight, Sept. 30, 2021, at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. Members of the 8th MXS Munitions Flight are responsible for safely disassembling, maintaining, and reassembling munitions for F-16 Fighting Falcons, ensuring the Wolf Pack is able to support and defend our allies throughout the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea -- Col. John Gallemore, 8th Fighter Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Thomas Schaefer, 8th Fighter Wing command chief, sign the munition they prepared during an immersion tour with the 8th Maintenance Squadron Munitions Flight, Sept. 30, 2021, at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. Members of the 8th MXS Munitions Flight are responsible for safely disassembling, maintaining, and reassembling munitions for F-16 Fighting Falcons, ensuring the Wolf Pack is able to support and defend our allies throughout the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

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AMMO: building bombs, new technicians

Two Airmen sign a munition.

Col. John Gallemore, 8th Fighter Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Thomas Schaefer, 8th Fighter Wing command chief, sign the munition they prepared during an immersion tour with the 8th Maintenance Squadron Munitions Flight, Sept. 30, 2021, at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. Members of the 8th MXS Munitions Flight are responsible for safely disassembling, maintaining, and reassembling munitions for F-16 Fighting Falcons, ensuring the Wolf Pack is able to support and defend our allies throughout the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

A commander works on a munition.

Col. John Gallemore, 8th Fighter Wing commander, works on munitions during an immersion tour with the 8th Maintenance Squadron Munitions Flight, Sept. 30, 2021, at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. Members of the 8th MXS Munitions Flight are responsible for safely disassembling, maintaining, and reassembling munitions for F-16 Fighting Falcons, ensuring the Wolf Pack is able to support and defend our allies throughout the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

A commander works on a munition.

Col. Mike Richard, 8th Fighter Wing vice commander, works on munitions during an immersion tour with the 8th Maintenance Squadron Munitions Flight, Sept. 30, 2021, at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. Members of the 8th MXS Munitions Flight are responsible for safely disassembling, maintaining, and reassembling munitions for F-16 Fighting Falcons, ensuring the Wolf Pack is able to support and defend our allies throughout the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Airmen pose for a photo.

Col. John Gallemore, 8th Fighter Wing commander, Col. Mike Richard, 8th Fighter Wing vice commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Thomas Schaefer, 8th Fighter Wing command chief, work with munitions airmen during an immersion tour with the 8th Maintenance Squadron Munitions Flight, Sept. 30, 2021, at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. Members of the 8th MXS Munitions Flight are responsible for safely disassembling, maintaining, and reassembling munitions for F-16 Fighting Falcons, ensuring the Wolf Pack is able to support and defend our allies throughout the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea -- Col. John Gallemore, 8th Fighter Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Thomas Schaefer, 8th Fighter Wing command chief, sign the munition they prepared during an immersion tour with the 8th Maintenance Squadron Munitions Flight, Sept. 30, 2021, at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. Members of the 8th MXS Munitions Flight are responsible for safely disassembling, maintaining, and reassembling munitions for F-16 Fighting Falcons, ensuring the Wolf Pack is able to support and defend our allies throughout the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)