Hook‘Em Up, Get‘Em High: The vital role of 9th PSPTS in high-altitude ISR
Senior Airman Anthony Kelly (right) and Airman 1st Class Gangyoung Seo, 9th Physiological Support Squadron (PSPTS) launch and recovery technicians, suit Capt. Robert, 1st Reconnaissance Squadron U-2 Dragon Lady pilot, Dec. 19, 2017, at Beale Air Force Base, California. The 9th PSPTS Launch and Recovery Element provides specialized support to U-2 pilots ensuring their full-pressure suit and life support systems are fully functional to sustain at altitudes up to 70,000 feet. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Ramon A. Adelan)