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Levesque earns Knucklebuster Award

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Tyler Levesque received the “Knuckle Buster” award on Jan. 25, 2019, Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana. Levesque is assigned to the 2nd Maintenance Squadron and received the award for discovering that two control cables (the Lateral Control cable and the Drag Chute cable) on a B-52H Stratofortress were improperly routed. His perserverance in ensuring the cables were correctly configured displayed his professionalism and dedication.  Levesque works with the 307th MXS as part of the Total Force Enterprise.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Greg Steele)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Tyler Levesque received the “Knuckle Buster” award on Jan. 25, 2019, Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana. Levesque is assigned to the 2nd Maintenance Squadron and received the award for discovering that two control cables (the Lateral Control cable and the Drag Chute cable) on a B-52H Stratofortress were improperly routed. His perserverance in ensuring the cables were correctly configured displayed his professionalism and dedication. Levesque works with the 307th MXS as part of the Total Force Enterprise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Greg Steele)

U.S. Air Force Reserve Col. Casey Cooley, 307th Maintenance Group commander, presents the “Knuckle Buster” award to Senior Airman Tyler Levesque on Jan. 25, 2019, Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana. Levesque is assigned to the 2nd Maintenance Squadron and received the award for discovering that two control cables (the Lateral Control cable and the Drag Chute cable) on a B-52H Stratofortress were improperly routed. His perserverance in ensuring the cables were correctly configured displayed his professionalism and dedication. Levesque serves with the 307th MXS as part of the Total Force Enterprise concept.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Greg Steele)

U.S. Air Force Reserve Col. Casey Cooley, 307th Maintenance Group commander, presents the “Knuckle Buster” award to Senior Airman Tyler Levesque on Jan. 25, 2019, Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana. Levesque is assigned to the 2nd Maintenance Squadron and received the award for discovering that two control cables (the Lateral Control cable and the Drag Chute cable) on a B-52H Stratofortress were improperly routed. His perserverance in ensuring the cables were correctly configured displayed his professionalism and dedication. Levesque serves with the 307th MXS as part of the Total Force Enterprise concept. (U.S. Air Force photo by Greg Steele)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Tyler Levesque poses for a picture with Col. Casey Cooley, 307th Maintenance Group commander, after receiving the “Knuckle Buster” award on Jan. 25, 2019, Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana. Levesque is assigned to the 2nd Maintenance Squadron and received the award for discovering that two control cables (the Lateral Control cable and the Drag Chute cable) on a B-52H Stratofortress were improperly routed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Greg Steele)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Tyler Levesque poses for a picture with Col. Casey Cooley, 307th Maintenance Group commander, after receiving the “Knuckle Buster” award on Jan. 25, 2019, Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana. Levesque is assigned to the 2nd Maintenance Squadron and received the award for discovering that two control cables (the Lateral Control cable and the Drag Chute cable) on a B-52H Stratofortress were improperly routed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Greg Steele)

U.S. Air Force Reserve Col. Casey Cooley, 307th Maintenance Group commander, presents the “Knuckle Buster” award to Senior Airman Tyler Levesque on Jan. 25, 2019, Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana. Levesque is assigned to the 2nd Maintenance Squadron and received the award for discovering that two control cables (the Lateral Control cable and the Drag Chute cable) on a B-52H Stratofortress were improperly routed. His perserverance in ensuring the cables were correctly configured displayed his professionalism and dedication. (U.S. Air Force photo by Greg Steele)

U.S. Air Force Reserve Col. Casey Cooley, 307th Maintenance Group commander, presents the “Knuckle Buster” award to Senior Airman Tyler Levesque on Jan. 25, 2019, Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana. Levesque is assigned to the 2nd Maintenance Squadron and received the award for discovering that two control cables (the Lateral Control cable and the Drag Chute cable) on a B-52H Stratofortress were improperly routed. His perserverance in ensuring the cables were correctly configured displayed his professionalism and dedication. (U.S. Air Force photo by Greg Steele)

BARKSDALE AIR FORCE BASE, La. --