Brown to Tour YARS, Promote C-130 Upgrades

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VIENNA, Ohio -- The Air Force Reserve’s 910th Airlift Wing is scheduled to welcome Ohio’s U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown for an installation visit Monday.

During the visit, Brown will meet with wing leadership, take a windshield tour of the installation, visit the 910th’s avionics shop, view one of the unit’s modular aerial spray systems and walk through one of the wing’s C-130H Hercules tactical cargo transport aircraft. The YARS visit will be hosted 910th Airlift Wing commander Col. James Dignan.

Brown’s office requested the visit to meet with YARS leadership and discuss his legislation to ensure upgrades are made to Ohio's Air Force Reserve and Air National Guard C-130 fleet by 2020 to meet federal and international standards.

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