9th MXS egress shop upgrades ejection seat
Tech. Sgt. Marcus Capers, 9th Maintenance Squadron aircrew egress systems craftsman, and Charlie Toomer, 9th MXS aircraft ordnance systems mechanic lead, inspect a new rocket catapult before it is put in an ejection seat June 5, 2019, at Beale Air Force Base, California. In emergency situations, the catapult is responsible for ejecting the pilot out of the aircraft in under a second. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tristan D. Viglianco)