AST: takeoffs are optional but safe landings are mandatory

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Kai Hall, 35th Communications Squadron airfield systems technician, inspects an instrument landing system antenna for defects, which may make the system give false readings Jan. 20, 2011, Misawa Air Base, Japan. ILS assists pilots with landing during inclement weather when ground conditions around the airfield mitigate visibility. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Phillip Butterfield/Released)

PHOTO BY: Tech. Sgt. Phillip ButterfieldReleased
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