Emergency responders recognized

Rich Tighe (at left), general manager for the Arnold Engineering Development Complex (AEDC) Test Operations and Sustainment contract, recognizes Arnold Air Force Base Fire and Emergency Services team members for their response to a recent sandblasting incident when a TOS team member sustained an injury. Tighe presented certificates thanking the team for their “responsiveness and decision-making” which “made a major difference in the life of one of our employees.” Facility Support Services contract FE Services team members are (from left) Firefighter Crew Chief Kip Luttrell, Paramedic/Firefighter Cory Friend, Driver/Operator Ken Locker, Assistant Chief for Operations Gary Horn, Firefighter Justin Wiser, Firefighter T.A. King and Driver/Operator Brandon Gunn. Not pictured are Driver/Operator Roger Whitton, Paramedic/Firefighter Brian Taylor and Driver/Operator Lonnie Brown.