Misawa Photos

Hot pit

MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- Staff Sgt. Michael Botti, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, operates a "dead man," during the hot-pit refueling of an F-16, Nov. 10, 2008. Different from normal refueling of a jet, the crew chief, who has direct communication with the pilot, operates the dead man and can immediately stop fuel flow in the case of an emergency. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jamal D. Sutter)

PHOTO BY: Airman st Class Jamal D. Sutter
VIRIN: 081110-F-5717S-047.JPG
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