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Senior Airman Ryan Gildehaus, right, 341st Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordinance disposal technician, shows Nicole Nelson, military spouse, how to use an EOD robot during a tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont.

Senior Airman Ryan Gildehaus, right, 341st Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordinance disposal technician, shows Nicole Nelson, military spouse, how to use an EOD robot during a tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. During the tour, spouses watched demonstrations, spoke to Airmen from different career fields and learned about the mission of the 341st Missile Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Heather Heiney)

Maintainers from the 341st Missile Maintenance Squadron explain their mission to military spouses inside a weapon transport vehicle during a tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont.

Maintainers from the 341st Missile Maintenance Squadron explain their mission to military spouses inside a weapon transport vehicle during a tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. The tour was in honor of Military Spouse Appreciation Day and familiarized spouses with the base and mission of the 341st Missile Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Heather Heiney)

Airmen from the 341st Civil Engineer Squadron fire department give a tour of the fire house to military spouses May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont.

Airmen from the 341st Civil Engineer Squadron fire department give a tour of the fire house to military spouses May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. The tour was part of Military Spouse Appreciation Day and gave spouses an opportunity to learn more about what their Airmen do and why it's important. (U.S. Air Force photo by Heather Heiney)

Members of the 40th Helicopter Squadron explain their mission to military spouses and show off a UH-1N "Huey" helicopter during a tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont.

Members of the 40th Helicopter Squadron explain their mission to military spouses and show off a UH-1N "Huey" helicopter during a tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. The tour was in honor of Military Spouse Appreciation Day. (U.S. Air Force photo by Heather Heiney)

Col. Anita Feugate Opperman, 341st Missile Wing commander, welcomes spouses to a Military Spouse Appreciation Day tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont.

Col. Anita Feugate Opperman, 341st Missile Wing commander, welcomes spouses to a Military Spouse Appreciation Day tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. During the tour, spouses toured facilities, watched demonstrations and learned about the different missions of the 341st MW. (U.S. Air Force photo by Heather Heiney)

Military spouses visit the auto hobby shop during a Military Spouse Appreciation Day tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont.

Military spouses visit the auto hobby shop during a Military Spouse Appreciation Day tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. During the tour, spouses learned more about services available on the base for themselves and their families. (U.S. Air Force photo by Heather Heiney)

Military spouses visit the arts and crafts center during a Military Spouse Appreciation Day tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont.

Military spouses visit the arts and crafts center during a Military Spouse Appreciation Day tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. During the tour, spouses learned more about services available on the base for themselves and their families. (U.S. Air Force photo by Heather Heiney)

Airman First Class Sergio Garcia, 341st Missile Security Operations Squadron tactical response force team member, demonstrates how to use a tourniquet during a tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont.

Airman First Class Sergio Garcia, 341st Missile Security Operations Squadron tactical response force team member, demonstrates how to use a tourniquet during a tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. The tour was organized as part of Military Spouse Appreciation Day. The 341st Missile Wing spouses learned about the different missions and capabilities of the wing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Heather Heiney)

Airmen from the 341st Missile Security Operations Squadron tactical response force and military spouses pose for a photo during a tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont.

Airmen from the 341st Missile Security Operations Squadron tactical response force and military spouses pose for a photo during a tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. The tour was in honor of Military Spouse Appreciation Day and spouses had the chance to visit different facilities on base and learn about the 341st Missile Wing's mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Heather Heiney)

Airmen from the 341st Missile Security Operations Squadron tactical response force and military spouses pose for a photo during a tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont.
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Airmen from the 341st Missile Security Operations Squadron tactical response force and military spouses pose for a photo during a tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. The photo was taken during a tour for Military Spouse Appreciation Day. (U.S. Air Force photo by Heather Heiney)

Airmen with the 341st Missile Security Operations Squadron Tactical Response Force explain the different weapons and equipment used by their squadron during a tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont.
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Airmen with the 341st Missile Security Operations Squadron Tactical Response Force explain the different weapons and equipment used by their squadron during a tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. The spouses also watched the team conduct breach and active shooter training inside the shoot house building. (U.S. Air Force photo by Heather Heiney)

Military working dog Ffarah performs a bite demonstration for military spouses May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont.
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Military working dog Ffarah performs a bite demonstration for military spouses May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. The demonstration was part of a Military Spouse Appreciation Day tour where 341st Missile Wing spouses had the opportunity to visit with Airmen in different career fields and learn the importance of the wing's mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Heather Heiney)

Senior Airman Sterling Tate, right, 341st Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, escorts military spouses into the Base Defense Operations Center during a tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont.
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Senior Airman Sterling Tate, right, 341st Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, escorts military spouses into the Base Defense Operations Center during a tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. The tour was a part of Military Spouse Appreciation Day, which is held the first Friday of May every year to honor military spouses for their support of their Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Heather Heiney)

MALMSTROM AIR FORCE BASE, Mont. -- Senior Airman Ryan Gildehaus, right, 341st Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordinance disposal technician, shows Nicole Nelson, military spouse, how to use an EOD robot during a tour May 7, 2021, at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont. During the tour, spouses watched demonstrations, spoke to Airmen from different career fields and learned about the mission of the 341st Missile Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Heather Heiney)
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