Air Camp attendees get hands-on learning at Wright-Patt

Loadmasters with the 89th Airlift Squadron tell Air Camp attendees about their jobs in the back of a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft June 14 at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. Camp participants visited Wright-Patt to tour aircraft, learn about firefighting and visit the U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ
Loadmasters with the 89th Airlift Squadron tell Air Camp attendees about their jobs in the back of a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft June 14 at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. Camp participants visited Wright-Patt to tour aircraft, learn about firefighting and visit the U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base hosted Air Camp attendees June 14 . Camp participants visited the base to tour aircraft, learn about firefighting and visit the U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine. Air Camp is a STEM program designed to raise interest in aviation among middle school students.

A camper is shown the inside of a C-17 Globemaster III cockpit by Capt. Matthew Bush, 89th Airlift Squadron pilot, at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base on June 14. Air Camp is a STEM program designed to raise interest in aviation among middle school students. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ
A camper is shown the inside of a C-17 Globemaster III cockpit by Capt. Matthew Bush, 89th Airlift Squadron pilot, at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base on June 14. Air Camp is a STEM program designed to raise interest in aviation among middle school students. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ

Air Camp attendees and staff pose for a class photo with 445th Airlift Wing members on the ramp of a C-17 Globemaster III at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base on June 14. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ
Air Camp attendees and staff pose for a class photo with 445th Airlift Wing members on the ramp of a C-17 Globemaster III at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base on June 14. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ

A camper handles a fire hose with the help of firefighter Thomas Trost, 788th Civil Engineer Squadron, at the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base main fire station June 15. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ
A camper handles a fire hose with the help of firefighter Thomas Trost, 788th Civil Engineer Squadron, at the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base main fire station June 15. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ

Senior Airman Fabian Cancel, U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine, spins an Air Camp participant in a Barany chair June 15 at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ
Senior Airman Fabian Cancel, U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine, spins an Air Camp participant in a Barany chair June 15 at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ

Air Camp participants get an up-close look at a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft’s landing gear and wheel well June 14 during a visit to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ
Air Camp participants get an up-close look at a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft’s landing gear and wheel well June 14 during a visit to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO/R.J. ORIEZ