You've probably asked yourself what goes on during a NATO competition among the fighter forces. You've wondered how everyone gets into the competitive spirit and how the national discipline manifests among the various allied nations. You may not have ever been on a flight line filled with dozens of multi-million dollar high performance jets taxiing through narrow taxiways and among the crowds of maintenance vehicles.
The answer is we use marshallers. And, this is how they do it:
And, on a cold day, a good crew chief can always get his hands warmed with the help of a passing jet.