They’re back! Maintainers, pilots return from Balad
Tech. Sgt. Mike Tellez accepts a box of bread from Rick Cortese of Holsom Bakery Inc. Jan 24 at Tucson International Airport upon his return from Balad Air Base, Iraq. The 162nd Fighter Wing of the Arizona Air National Guard welcomed home Tellez and 27 other aircraft maintainers and pilots after supporting F-16 operations in country. The Arizona baking company gave each returning member a box in appreciation of their service. (Air National Guard photo by Capt. Gabe Johnson)

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Photo by: Capt. Gabe Johnson |  VIRIN: 090124-F-5001J-016.JPG