56th CES maintain arresting system, ensure safety
An F-16C Fighting Falcon stops after catching an emergency cable during an annual drill to recertify the BAK-12 arresting system May 8, 2020, at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. The BAK-12 is tested every year by the 56th Civil Engineer Squadron, to ensure the modified brake system and cable is operational and ready for use in case of aircraft landing emergencies. Luke AFB is home to F-16s and F-35 Lightning IIs enabling assigned Airmen to train the world’s greatest fighter pilots and combat ready Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jacob Wongwai)

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Photo by: Senior Airman Jacob Wongwai |  VIRIN: 200508-F-CX918-0272.JPG