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Photos: Arizona Air Guard remembers Sept. 11

Members of the 162nd Fighter Wing at Tucson International Airport share a moment of silence in the base fire station to remember the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States exactly eight years after the fateful day. Chaplain (Maj.) Mike Martinez, upper right, and Senior Master Sgt. Shane Clark, base fire chief, led the wing in a prayer for all the lives lost and the families affected by the attacks. (Air National Guard photo by Maj. Gabe Johnson)

Members of the 162nd Fighter Wing at Tucson International Airport share a moment of silence in the base fire station to remember the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States exactly eight years after the fateful day. Chaplain (Maj.) Mike Martinez, upper right, and Senior Master Sgt. Shane Clark, base fire chief, led the wing in a prayer for all the lives lost and the families affected by the attacks. (Air National Guard photo by Maj. Gabe Johnson)

Airmen from the 162nd Security Forces Squadron here stand in formation in the base fire station to remember the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States exactly eight years after the fateful day. Squadron members wore a black piece of tape over their badges as a symbol of mourning for 1st Lt. Joseph Helton, Jr., a Security Forces officer killed by an improvised explosive device in Baghdad, Iraq, while on patrol, Sept. 8. Lieutenant Helton was deployed from the 6th Security Forces Squadron out of MacDill Air Force Base, Fla. (Air National Guard photo by Maj. Gabe Johnson)

Airmen from the 162nd Security Forces Squadron here stand in formation in the base fire station to remember the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States exactly eight years after the fateful day. Squadron members wore a black piece of tape over their badges as a symbol of mourning for 1st Lt. Joseph Helton, Jr., a Security Forces officer killed by an improvised explosive device in Baghdad, Iraq, while on patrol, Sept. 8. Lieutenant Helton was deployed from the 6th Security Forces Squadron out of MacDill Air Force Base, Fla. (Air National Guard photo by Maj. Gabe Johnson)

TUCSON. Ariz. -- Members of the 162nd Fighter Wing at Tucson International Airport share a moment of silence in the base fire station to remember the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States exactly eight years after the fateful day.