Airman 1st Class Wesley Sullins, left, pumps nitrogen gas into a landing strut with the help of Staff Sgt. Ian Morace, in background, while repairing an A-10 during a sandstorm that swept over an undisclosed air base in a country near Iraq April 16. Both are members of the 332nd Expeditionary Aircraft Maintenace Squadron from the 75th Fighter Squadron at Pope Air Force Base in North Carolina. (Alan Lessig/Air Force Times)