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Air National Guard Montana - United States Conducts An Airfield Operations, Logistics And Equipment Familiarization Training

September 18, 2022

The 120th Airlift Wing of Air National Guard, Great Fall, Montana USA conducted a Mobile Training Team (MTT) event recently with a participation of 06 Officers and 09 Airmen of SLAF representing different fields of involvement in airfield ground operations.

The course was conducted as a part of the USA and Sri Lanka State Partnership Programme and the five-day programme covered pallet build-up and cargo loading, weight and balance calculations, refuelling and defueling and handling of special ground equipment of C-130 aircraft. Alongside the theoretical knowledge, hands on experience were shared amplifying the significance of the programme.

In addition to the above, numerous military-to-military engagements were undertaken during last few years between Air National Guard Montana and SLAF through the State Partnership Programme to support defence security objectives of the country.

Courtesy - www.airforce.lk