412th Test Wing Warrior of the Week
By 412th Test Wing Public Affairs
/ Published March 05, 2018
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. --
Group: 412th Maintenance Group
Member: Senior Airman Junior Chala
Unit: 412th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron
Job Title: F-16 Electrical and Environmental journeyman
Career Goal: Complete aeronautics bachelor's degree and be selected for Officer Training School.
Congratulations Senior Airman Junior Chala, the 412th Test Wing’s Warrior of the Week. Chala is assigned to the 412th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron as an F-16 Electrical and Environmental journeyman. Chala was the lead troubleshooting technician on a Code 3 Pilot Reported Discrepancy. His maintenance expertise enabled the identification and replacement of a faulty relay. Additionally, Chala trained two newly assigned Airmen during the repair, increasing their skill with the F-16 Fault Isolation and Wiring Diagram Technical Orders. The expeditious repair enabled the aircraft to be available for a Spanish Air Force's Test Pilot School student a crucial high angle of attack mission, a key component to the TPS syllabus.
Thank you Chala for being instrumental in the 412th Test Wing mission. Great job Test Warrior!