Posted by Lex, on August 6, 2010
So, down comes a carrier based Marine squadron CO to Kanduhar, having gooned up his refueling probe on the tanker. Like you do.
Into the tender mercies of a land based Marine FA-18 squadron, who offered for to fix his machine. And who! For no additional cost, and entirely unasked, performed a little corrosion control on the tailhook of the mighty jet.
To wit, with accompanying digital photograph and maintenance action form (click for higher):