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Combat Airlifter of the Week: Capt. Ryan Brooks

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U.S. Air Force Capt. Ryan Brooks, 62nd Airlift Squadron scheduler, is nominated Combat Airlifter of the Week at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 30, 2018. Brooks volunteered to be the U.S. Air Force Academy Parachute Team Wings of Blue person of contact for the 314th Airlift Wing. Brooks coordinated pickup, drop-off and execution of the High Altitude Low Opening demonstration capability of the C-130J at Thunder Over the Rock Air and Space Show. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Grace Nichols)

LITTLE ROCK AIR FORCE BASE, Ark. --

Name and Rank: Capt. Ryan Brooks

Unit: 62nd Airlift Squadron

Duty title: C-130J IP/Scheduler

Hometown: Santa Ana, Ca

Time in service: 9 years

Time at Little Rock: 4 months

Goals: Instruct students on at least one thing every day

Hobbies: Spending time with family, Snowboarding, and travelling

Air Force Core Value portrayed: Excellence

How does the individual portray the core value?

Volunteered to be the U.S. Air Force Academy Parachute Team Wings of Blue person of contact for the 314 Airlift Wing. Coordinated pickup, drop-off and execution of a capability demonstration of the C-130J at the Thunder Over the Rock Air and Space Show.