Mountain Home captures maintenance trophy
/ Published December 08, 2004
LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Va. (ACCNS) -- (ACCNS) Air Combat Command officials have announced its winner of the 2004 Clements McMullen Memorial Daedalian Weapon System Maintenance Trophy.
The 366th Fighter Wing, based at Mountain Home AFB, Idaho, captured the annual award. The award recognizes the maintenance group with the best weapon system maintenance record for the year.
The commands other finalists were the 33rd Fighter Wing at Eglin AFB, Fla., and the 57th Wing at Nellis AFB, Nev.
Mountain Home will represent ACC as its nominee and compete for Air Force-level honors.
Factors that contributed to the award include the units mission accomplishment, effective use of maintenance resources, innovative management and accomplishment, and quality of life programs, according to command officials.
The trophy is named in honor of Maj. Gen. Clements McMullen, a charter member and national commander of the Daedalians. He also was a longtime advocate of expert weapons system maintenance.