Introductory tour to the Transit Center at the Manas International Airport, June 25, 2013

American Chamber of Commerce conducted a tour to the Transit Center at the Manas airport for AmCham members on June 25th. Visitors met with Director of the transit center Colonel John C. Millard, who made a presentation on the mission and activity of the base.

Captain Mu J. Kim and Staff Sergeant Rober McGonagl showed the transit center area and told about facilities. Air Force Explosive Ordnance Disposal team demonstrated a F6A robot. At the fire safety department AmCham members were shown fire trucks, equipment and control room. Also during the tour representatives of the base demonstrated Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles.

Flight – line aircraft tour was the final part of the visit. US Air Force pilots showed the Boeing C-17 Globemaster III, a large military transport aircraft. The visitors saw the Boeing inside and took pictures in the cockpit.

American Chamber of Commerce would like to thank representatives of the Manas Transit Center for the tour and AmCham members for the participation.