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Touch-a-Truck event returns to Vandenberg

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – At the controls, Brandon Fehrm learns to operate the shovel of a construction vehicle at the annual Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Touch-a-Truck is a family event, sponsored by the 30th Force Support Squadron and held in the 30th Logistics Readiness Squadron’s parking lot, which enables children to learn and operate various equipment that are used on base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – At the controls, Brandon Fehrm learns to operate the shovel of a construction vehicle at the annual Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Touch-a-Truck is a family event, sponsored by the 30th Force Support Squadron and held in the 30th Logistics Readiness Squadron’s parking lot, which enables children to learn and operate various equipment that are used on base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Elijah Marshall wears a firefighter’s personal protective suit at the annual Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Touch-a-Truck is an event that gives children an opportunity to learn and operate various vehicles that are used on base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Elijah Marshall wears a firefighter’s personal protective suit at the annual Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Touch-a-Truck is an event that gives children an opportunity to learn and operate various vehicles that are used on base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Testing the headsets, Dylen Washington speaks to a firefighter at this year’s Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Touch-a-Truck is a family event that is sponsored by the 30th Force Support Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Testing the headsets, Dylen Washington speaks to a firefighter at this year’s Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Touch-a-Truck is a family event that is sponsored by the 30th Force Support Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Glancing behind, Dawson Miller drives a steamroller at this year’s Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Touch-a-Truck is an event that gives children an opportunity to learn and operate various vehicles that are used on base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Glancing behind, Dawson Miller drives a steamroller at this year’s Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Touch-a-Truck is an event that gives children an opportunity to learn and operate various vehicles that are used on base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Camden Romberger tours the inside of an ambulance at the annual Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Touch-a-Truck is an event that gives children the opportunity to learn and operate various vehicles that are used on base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Camden Romberger tours the inside of an ambulance at the annual Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Touch-a-Truck is an event that gives children the opportunity to learn and operate various vehicles that are used on base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Jacob Robinson views the scene from the top hatch of the Lompoc Police Department’s armored vehicle at the base’s annual Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Touch-a-Truck is a family event, sponsored by the 30th Force Support Squadron and held in the 30th Logistics Readiness Squadron’s parking lot, which enables children to learn and operate various equipment that are used on base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Jacob Robinson views the scene from the top hatch of the Lompoc Police Department’s armored vehicle at the base’s annual Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Touch-a-Truck is a family event, sponsored by the 30th Force Support Squadron and held in the 30th Logistics Readiness Squadron’s parking lot, which enables children to learn and operate various equipment that are used on base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Going topside, Jabari Davis with his sister Jahzara climb up the opening of the Lompoc Police Department’s armored vehicle at this year’s Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Hosted by the 30th Force Support Squadron, Touch-a-Truck is an event that enables children to learn and operated various equipment used on or around base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Going topside, Jabari Davis with his sister Jahzara climb up the opening of the Lompoc Police Department’s armored vehicle at this year’s Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Hosted by the 30th Force Support Squadron, Touch-a-Truck is an event that enables children to learn and operated various equipment used on or around base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Manning the tracking mount, Andrew Frey views the world through the telescope at this year’s Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Hosted by the 30th Force Support Squadron, Touch-a-Truck is an event that enables children to learn and operated various equipment used on or around base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Manning the tracking mount, Andrew Frey views the world through the telescope at this year’s Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Hosted by the 30th Force Support Squadron, Touch-a-Truck is an event that enables children to learn and operated various equipment used on or around base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Senior Airman Matthew Meyer, of the 30th Logistics Readiness Squadron, teaches a child how to raise and lower the platform of a 60K Tunner at this year’s Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Touch-a-Truck is a family event, sponsored by the 30th Force Support Squadron and held in the 30th Logistics Readiness Squadron’s parking lot, which enables children to learn and operate various equipment that are used on base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Senior Airman Matthew Meyer, of the 30th Logistics Readiness Squadron, teaches a child how to raise and lower the platform of a 60K Tunner at this year’s Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Touch-a-Truck is a family event, sponsored by the 30th Force Support Squadron and held in the 30th Logistics Readiness Squadron’s parking lot, which enables children to learn and operate various equipment that are used on base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Novelin Bischoff raises the bucket of a bulldozer at the base’s annual Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Touch-a-Truck is an event that enables children to learn and operated various equipment that are used on or around base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)
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VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Novelin Bischoff raises the bucket of a bulldozer at the base’s annual Touch-a-Truck event here Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010. Touch-a-Truck is an event that enables children to learn and operated various equipment that are used on or around base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Lael Huss)