CPL Orozco's task focused leadership skills ensured high quality maintenance task completion and enabled the Squadron to fly 244 percent of the projected flying hours during this time period. His maintenance achievements have surpassed that of his three peers, and his maintenance management skills increased daily maintenance efficiency by more than 20 percent; which included consistent 80 percent average operational readiness rate over the past three months.
SPC Wheeler's subject matter expertise played a critical role during the FY21 FORSCOM Aviation Resource Management Survey (ARMS) inspection for 3-82 GSAB. His hard work and dedication were recognized by the inspection team for his ATC Operations and Facility Equipment, ensuring the battalion's overall mission success. His expertise was recognized by the inspection team for his management training program, receiving the only commendable section within the company, ensuring the battalion's overall mission success.
SGT XXXX provided indispensable leadership and direction for an 11-man Aerial Port team during Arctic Anvil/Rapid Airlift Week '18. Using his experience and knowledge, he mentored his team during 12 mission uploads and 5 mission downloads and 11 joint inspections. To meet evolving changes, he swapped chalks between the 1/5 Stryker BCT and the 821 Contingency Response Element in order to fully support their loads. His expertise and leadership ensured the safe transportation of more than 250 tons and 455 passengers and avoided critical mission delays. SGT XXXXX's performance reflects great credit upon himself, the 821 CRS, and the United States Army.