Combat Airlifter of the Week: Tech. Sgt. Bryan Pate

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  • By Airman 1st Class Saisha Cornett
  • 19th Airlift Wing Public Affairs


Name and Rank: Tech. Sgt. Bryan Pate

Unit: 19th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron

Official Duty title: Flightline Expediter

Hometown: Spearsville, LA/Augsburg, Germany

Time in service: 16 years

Time at Little Rock: 5 months

Goals: Make Master Sgt. and become a Production Superintendent

Hobbies: World of Warcraft  

Tech. Sgt. Pate arrived at Little Rock Air Force Base and excelled at his first challenge, leading the generation of four aircraft in mission operations.

Additionally, Tech. Sgt. Pate filled an E-7 manning gap for two weeks, acting as Production Superintendent. While in this role he coordinated maintenance actions and ensured successful mission generation.

Finally, Tech. Sgt. Pate was identified as a Superior Performer during the recent ROCKI. He crushed the generation coordinating 2,408 tracking, while also helping another WIT inspector perform their inspection on AGE capabilities.