Final Flight
Senior Airman Austin Kydd, 96th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, inspects an AIM-9M during jet 025’s preflight check before its final flight and retirement July 30 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The twin-engine, single seat F-15C flew as a memorial to Maj. James Duricy, a test pilot who died in the same kind of aircraft during a test flight in 2002. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt Karissa Rodriguez)

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Photo by: 1st Lt. Karissa Rodriguez |  VIRIN: 210730-F-UM856-0709.JPG