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Keeping the Fleet: Kadena Vehicle maintenance operations

(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Robert Lucas, 18th Logistics Readiness Squadron special purpose maintenance supervisor, and Senior Airman Conner Worthington, 18th LRS customer service technician, replace part of the oil cap on a flightline vehicle April 20, 2019, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. In addition to fixing vehicles, the 18th LRS also responds to vehicle maintenance issues on the flightline with their mobile maintenance unit. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Robert Lucas, 18th Logistics Readiness Squadron special purpose maintenance supervisor, inspects a vehicle with an oil leak, April 20, 2019, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. In addition to fixing vehicles, the 18th LRS also responds to vehicle maintenance issues on the flightline with their mobile maintenance unit. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Conner Worthington, 18th Logistics Readiness Squadron customer service technician, unscrews and replaces a vehicle light April 20, 2019, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. Vehicles such as this bobtail must be fully functional in order to drive on the flightline. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Conner Worthington, 18th Logistics Readiness Squadron customer service technician, unscrews a light casing, replacing a vehicle light April 20, 2019, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. Vehicles such as this bobtail must be fully functional in order to drive on the flightline. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Conner Worthington, 18th Logistics Readiness Squadron customer service technician, unscrews a light casing, replacing a vehicle light April 20, 2019, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. Vehicles such as this bobtail must be fully functional in order to drive on the flightline. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Conner Worthington, 18th Logistics Readiness Squadron customer service technician, takes a screwdriver out of a toolbox April 20, 2019, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. Worthington is responsible for routine maintenance and upkeep of vehicles repairs taking under two hours to fix. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Montez Williams, 18th Logistics Readiness Squadron customer service technician, inspects a vehicle’s brake and tail lights April 20, 2019, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. Vehicles such as this bobtail must be fully functional in order to drive on the flightline. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Montez Williams, 18th Logistics Readiness Squadron customer service technician, inspects a vehicle’s brake and tail lights April 20, 2019, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. Vehicles such as this bobtail must be fully functional in order to drive on the flightline. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Montez Williams, 18th Logistics Readiness Squadron customer service technician, inspects a vehicle’s oil dipstick color and level to determine if it needs an oil change April 20, 2019, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. Many 18th LRS customer service technicians and contracted mechanics conduct oil changes as a part of routine maintenance. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)
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U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Montez Williams, 18th Logistics Readiness Squadron customer service technician, inspects a vehicle’s fluid levels ensuring it meets mission needs April 20, 2019, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. Each vehicle asset belonging to KAB is checked during routine maintenance. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)
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U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Conner Worthington and Senior Airman Montez Williams, 18th Logistics Readiness Squadron customer service technicians, inspect a vehicle’s fluid levels ensuring it meets mission needs April 20, 2019, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. Each vehicle asset belonging to KAB is checked during routine maintenance. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)
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U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Conner Worthington, 18th Logistics Readiness Squadron customer service technician, inspects a vehicle April 20, 2019, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. Customer service techs like Worthington conduct routine maintenance and general upkeep of vehicle repairs taking under two hours to fix. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan -- U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Robert Lucas, 18th Logistics Readiness Squadron special purpose maintenance supervisor, and Senior Airman Conner Worthington, 18th LRS customer service technician, replace part of the oil cap on a flightline vehicle April 20, 2019, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. In addition to fixing vehicles, the 18th LRS also responds to vehicle maintenance issues on the flightline with their mobile maintenance unit. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristan Campbell)