"From start to finish this has been an exciting process," said Troy Blaschko, who works with the Corrosion Team.
The team also used recycled material for the project. Jets are commonly repainted to help with any corrosion.
The plane will be on display this weekend during Aviation Nation, which is NAFB's annual open house. Click here for information about the open house.
Teams from Creech Air Force Base and Nellis Air Force Base have been working to make sure this year's Aviation Nation event is spectacular.
We will be bringing you more details on this plane and the Aviation Nation show in our on-air and digital coverage throughout this week. 13 Action News will also be broadcasting live from the air show this weekend.