Photo: Blacksnakes of Fort Wayne’s 122nd Fighter Wing stay cool under pressure

Senior Airman Jolee Edge, left, and Staff Sgt. Taylor Manzoli, both from the 122nd ammo shop, build 2.75-inch rockets for A-10C “Warthog" aircraft during Operation Guardian Blitz on Jan 23 at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla. The rockets must be precisely assembled from a variety of parts requiring the teamwork of several airmen. (Photo by Staff Sgt. William Hopper of U.S. Air National Guard)
Master Sgt. Ryan Mettert, left, and Tech. Sgt. Jack Glad, both of the 122nd Weapons Load shop, 122nd Fighter Wing, assist the crew of an Illinois Air National Guard C-130 by removing dunnage as cargo is unloaded from the aircraft Jan. 22 during Operation Guardian Blitz at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla. (Photo by Staff Sgt. William Hopper of U.S. Air National Guard)
Senior Airman Adam Jurek, of the 122nd hydraulic shop, 122nd Fighter Wing, installs a panel after completing a bleed of the engine hydraulic system on an A-10C “Warthog” aircraft Thursday. (Photo by Staff Sgt. William Hopper of the U.S. Air National Guard)

Members of the Blacksnakes, Fort Wayne-based 122nd Fighter Wing of the Indiana Air National Guard, took part in training with other military units in the region as part of Operation Guardian Blitz at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla.

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