Grissom Training Equipment to be Dedicated
by Sammy Edmonds
posted Oct 8 2013 2:20PM
Grissom Air Reserve Base in Miami County will unveil new training equipment on Friday.
The three-million dollar Boom Operator Weapons System Trainer will allow crews to practice guiding the connection between aircraft and a tanker during an aerial refueling process.
Grissom is home to the 434th Air Refueling Wing, the largest air tanker refueling unit in the Air Force Reserve.