Team Andersen's Best: Staff Sgt. James Dela Pena

Team Andersen's Best: Staff Sgt. James Dela Pena

by Senior Airman Katrina M. Brisbin, 36th Wing Public Affairs
Andersen Air Force Base
  • Dela Pena educated over 400 Valiant Shield aircrew members on Joint Region Marianas Federal Aviation Administration and Air Force air traffic control requirments. His briefings directly contributed to the completion of 831 sorties and more than 2,000 flight hours.
  • He initiated the airfield response during Guam's largest earthquake in 11 years. He coordinated ramp freezes, airfield damage assessments and directed completion of an air traffic control tower structural integrity check.
  • He loves helping and supporting his son's tackle football team.

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