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U.S. Air Force First Sgt. Diana M. Nogiec, 110th Wing, Michigan National Guard crosses the finish line after completing the Keys 100 Ultramarathon, Key Largo, Florida, May 18, 2024. Nogiec participated to raise awareness for the Air Force Assistance Fund campaign, turning their physical challenge into a testament to camaraderie, resilience, and the unyielding support of fellow Airmen. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Chelcee Arnold)
U.S. Air National Guard First Sergeants, aka Team Hare and Team Tortoise pose at the finish line after completing the Keys 100 Ultramarathon, Key West, Florida, May 19, 2024. The teams participated to raise awareness for the Air Force Assistance Fund campaign, turning their physical challenge into a testament to camaraderie, resilience, and the unyielding support of fellow Airmen. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Chelcee Arnold)
U.S. Air Force First Sgt. Joshua R. Johnson,147th Attack Wing, Texas National Guard and First Sgt. Marcus Boykin, first sergeant assignment manager, Air National Guard Readiness Center, both place their hands over their hearts during the singing of the national anthem before the start of the Keys 100 Ultramarathon, Key Largo, Florida, May 18, 2024. Johnson and Boykin participated to raise awareness for the Air Force Assistance Fund campaign, turning their physical challenge into a testament to camaraderie, resilience, and the unyielding support of fellow Airmen. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Chelcee Arnold)
U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Michael A. Loh, center, director, Air National Guard (ANG), is soaked by family, friends and loved ones after completing his final flight, or “fini flight,” at Buckley Space Force Base, Aurora, Colorado, June 7, 2024. As the 13th Director of the ANG, Loh was responsible for overseeing policies, plans and programs affecting more than 108,400 ANG Airmen and civilians across 90 wings through the 54 states, territories and the District of Columbia. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Sarah M. McClanahan)
A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft flies over spectators as part of the final flight for Lt. Gen. Michael A. Loh, director, Air National Guard, at Buckley Space Force Base, Aurora, Colorado, June 7, 2024. The final flight, otherwise known as a “fini flight,” served as a symbolic culmination of Loh’s decades of service before his official retirement. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Sarah M. McClanahan)
U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Michael A. Loh, director, Air National Guard, poses for a portrait in F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft assigned to the Colorado National Guard (CONG) ahead of his final flight, or “fini flight,” at Buckley Space Force Base, Aurora, Colorado, June 7, 2024. This specific aircraft was the same one Loh flew in combat while assigned to the 140th Wing, CONG. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Sarah M. McClanahan)