Each week the 673 ABW Commander selects an Air Base wing Airman who has been doing an exceptional job supporting our JBER mission partners.
The Arctic Warrior of the Week for June 23, 2017 is SrA Sean Martija from 773 CES.
Duty Title: Structural Journeyman
Time in Service: 3 years, 3 months.
Last Duty Station: JBER is his first duty station
- SrA Martija’s superior technical skills and leadership were vital during the 2017 BALIKATAN Exercise in the Republic of the Philippines, where he helped construct a 1,000 square foot schoolhouse. The team completed the $80K project four days ahead of schedule, significantly improving the education opportunities for 700 students. Additionally, he conducted preventive maintenance and emergency repairs to eight airfield gates, restoring access while securing $9.3B in aircraft assets. Finally, SrA Martija led a crew to execute a $162K fire and emergency services project, mounting six high security key control boxes, allowing first responders 24/7 life safety access.