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Riders on the Storm

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Collin Tompkins, a pavement maintenance and heavy equipment operator with the 18th Civil Engineer Squadron, removes tree branches that were blown from a tree during Typhoon Chaba, Oct. 5, 2016, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. Members of the 18th Civil Engineer Squadron on Kadena took part in preparation activities prior to Chaba, making sure base residents were prepared for the storm. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Corey Pettis)

PHOTO BY: Airman 1st Class Corey Pettis
VIRIN: 161004-F-ED489-001.PNG
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