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Chief Master Sergeant Frank A. Chiariello

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Chief Master Sergeant Frank A. Chiariello is the 510th Aircraft Maintenance Unit Superintendent, 31st Aircraft Mainenance Squadron, 31st Maintenance Group, 31st Fighter Wing, Aviano Air Base, Italy. He is the senior enlisted advisor to the professional men and women of the 510th Buzzard AMU on matters concerning the morale, welfare, and readiness of all enlisted personnel assigned. The aircraft maintenance unit consists of five sections made up of 215 personnel that provide safe reliable aircraft maintenance for 25 F-16 aircraft for the 31st Fighter Wing.

Chief Chiarielllo enlisted in the United States Air Force in June 1991. He has served in United States Air Forces in Europe Command, Pacific Air Forces Command and Air Combat Command and Air Combat Command in various maintenance positions supporting F-15 C/D/E, F-22’s and A10 fighter aircraft. Chief Chiariello served in all scopes of a fighter aircraft maintenance starting as an F-15 Crew Chief at Bitburg AB Germany progressing through the ranks to a Quality assurance inspector and Wing Weight and Balance Manger for the 3rd wing at Emendorf AFB Alaska. He then went on to serve in the Air Combat Command at Nellis ASFB, Nevada where he became a Lead production superintendent for the F-22 Raptor. Prior to assuming his current position, Chief Chiariello served as the 386 EAEF Quality Assurance Superintendent assigned to 386 AEW Ali Al Salem, Kuwait.

1991 Tactical Aircraft Maintenance Technician, Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas
1996 Airman Leadership School, Bitburg Air Base, Germany (Distinguished Graduate)
1997 Associate of Science Degree, Aircraft Systems Maintenance Technology, Community College of the Air Force
2002 Bachelor of Science in Professional Aeronautics w/Safety Minor, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
2006 Non-Commissioned Officers Academy, Elmendorf Air Force Base Alaska
2011 Senior Non-Commissioned Officers Academy, Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama

1. Dec 1991-July 1997, F-15 Tactical Aircraft maintenance Technician, 36th AGS Bitburg, Germany
2. Aug1997-Aug 2005 , F15 Dedicated Crew Chief, Elmendorf AFB, Alaska
3. Aug 2005-Aug 2006, A-10 Phase inspection Dock Chief, Osan AB, Republic of South Korea
4. Aug 2006-Aug 2009 Aircraft Section Chief, 90th AMU, Elmendorf AFB, ALaska
5. Aug 2009-Apr 2012, F-22 Lead Production Superintendent, Raptor AMU Nellis AFB, Nevada
6. Apr 2012-Apr 2013, F-16 Lead Production Superintendent/ Quality Assurance Superintendent, 36th AMU,Osan AB, Republic of South Korea
7. May 2013-Present, Superintendent 510th AMU, 31 AMXS Avian AB, Italy

Air Force Meritorious Service Medal with three clusters
Air Force Commendation Medal with three cluster
Air Force Achievement Medal with five clusters
Air Force Outstanding unit Award with six clusters

1994-Airman of the year 53 FS, Bitburg AB, Germany
1996-52 FW Genaral Leo Marquez, Bitburg AB Germany
2004-Lance P Sijan, 3rd MXG, Elmendorf AFB, Alaska
2009-SNCO Maintenance Professional of the Year, 57 AMXS, Nellis AFB, Nevada
2010-Lance P Sijan, 57 Maintenance Group, Nellis AFB, Nevada
2011-Maintenance Professional of the year, Nellis AFB, Nevada
2013-SNCO of the Year, 31 AMXS Aviano AB Italy
2014-SNCO of the Month 386 Air Expeditionary Group

Staff Sergeant 1 June 1997
Technical Sergeant 1 February 2003
Master Sergeant 1 April 2007
Senior Master Sergeant 1 September 2011
Chief Master Sergeant 1 June 2015

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