Snapshot: Australian strongman practices pulling a C-17
Kate Lord, wife of Cmdr. Grant Edwards, Australian Federal Police, Embassy of Australia, Washington, D.C., moves excess rope used for grip June 16, 2017, on Dover Air Force Base, Del. Edwards, an Australian strongman athlete, attempted pulling a C-17 Globemaster III after 736th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron maintainers repositioned the aircraft for his third attempt at pulling the aircraft weighing 418,898 pounds. He is scheduled to attempt pulling a C-17 during the “Thunder Over Dover: 2017 Dover AFB Open House,” Aug. 26-27. (U.S. Air Force photo by Roland Balik)
GS-09 / Roland Balik
No camera details available.
IMAGE IS PUBLIC DOMAIN
This photograph is considered public domain and has been cleared for release.
If you would like to republish please give the photographer appropriate credit.
Further, any commercial or non-commercial use of this photograph or any other
DoD image must be made in compliance with guidance found at
which pertains to intellectual property restrictions (e.g., copyright and
trademark, including the use of official emblems, insignia, names and slogans), warnings
regarding use of images of identifiable personnel, appearance of endorsement, and related matters.