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NEWS | Oct. 18, 2022

There’s no place like home: family, friends, and coworkers welcome Airmen from deployment

By Airman 1st Class Christian Silvera

Airmen who deployed to the 816th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron returns home after a deployment. After 16 consecutive years of active service providing global strategic airlift, airdrop, aeromedical evacuation, and humanitarian relief across Southwest Asia and the Middle East, the 816th EAS was inactivated, and will be replaced by the 8th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron.