Jul 31, 2014

Sergeant Levi J. Slife, a joint terminal air controller, gives a class on reads a map in preparation of calling close-air support at Afghanistan 2010. The JTAC is the chief designator of artillery or close-air support ordinance and has the final say with the pilot or gunner before they commit to the attack. Slife is with Company I, Battalion Landing Team 3rd Bn., 5th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, and a native of Littleton, Colorado.(Courtesy photo provided by Sgt. Levi J. Slife during his second tour in Afghanistan)

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