AST: takeoffs are optional but safe landings are mandatory

U.S. Air Force Senior Airmen Kevin Finstuen, left, and Cavin Meneses, 35th Communications Squadron airfield systems technicians, reseat a circuit board as part of an operational check-out used to clear system fault alarms on the instrument landing system Jan. 20, 2011, Misawa Air Base, Japan. The airfield uses two ILS systems, one on each end of the runway. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Phillip Butterfield/Released)

PHOTO BY: Tech. Sgt. Phillip ButterfieldReleased
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