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U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, return home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021.

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, return home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021. The fighter jets were part of a 12 aircraft, 300 Airman aviation package deployed to the Central Command Area of Responsibility, in support of Operation Resolute Support, enhancing our nation’s National Security Objectives. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Beth Holliker.

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, return home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021.

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, return home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021. The fighter jets were part of a 12 aircraft, 300 Airman aviation package deployed to the Central Command Area of Responsibility, in support of Operation Resolute Support, enhancing our nation’s National Security Objectives. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Beth Holliker.

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, Capt. William Ross, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, greets his family for the first time after returning home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021.

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, Capt. William Ross, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, greets his family for the first time after returning home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021. The fighter jets were part of a 12 aircraft, 300 Airman aviation package deployed to the Central Command Area of Responsibility, in support of Operation Resolute Support, enhancing our nation’s National Security Objectives. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Beth Holliker.

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, Lt. Col. Brian Moran, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, greets his family for the first time after returning home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021.

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, Lt. Col. Brian Moran, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, greets his family for the first time after returning home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021. The fighter jets were part of a 12 aircraft, 300 Airman aviation package deployed to the Central Command Area of Responsibility, in support of Operation Resolute Support, enhancing our nation’s National Security Objectives. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Beth Holliker.

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, Lt. Col. Philippe Brule, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, greets his family for the first time after returning home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021.

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, Lt. Col. Philippe Brule, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, greets his family for the first time after returning home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021. The fighter jets were part of a 12 aircraft, 300 Airman aviation package deployed to the Central Command Area of Responsibility, in support of Operation Resolute Support, enhancing our nation’s National Security Objectives. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Beth Holliker.

The daughter of a U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, waits to greet her father following a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021.

The daughter of a U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, waits to greet her father following a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021. The fighter jets were part of a 12 aircraft, 300 Airman aviation package deployed to the Central Command Area of Responsibility, in support of Operation Resolute Support, enhancing our nation’s National Security Objectives. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Beth Holliker.

A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing returns from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021.

A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing returns from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021. The fighter jets were part of a 12 aircraft, 300 Airman aviation package deployed to the Central Command Area of Responsibility, in support of Operation Resolute Support, enhancing our nation’s National Security Objectives. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Beth Holliker.

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, Capt. William Ross, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, returns home to the 180FW following a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021.

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, Capt. William Ross, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, returns home to the 180FW following a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021. The fighter jets were part of a 12 aircraft, 300 Airman aviation package deployed to the Central Command Area of Responsibility, in support of Operation Resolute Support, enhancing our nation’s National Security Objectives. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Beth Holliker.

A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing returns from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021.

A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing returns from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021. The fighter jets were part of a 12 aircraft, 300 Airman aviation package deployed to the Central Command Area of Responsibility, in support of Operation Resolute Support, enhancing our nation’s National Security Objectives. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Beth Holliker.

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, return home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021.
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U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, return home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021. The fighter jets were part of a 12 aircraft, 300 Airman aviation package deployed to the Central Command Area of Responsibility, in support of Operation Resolute Support, enhancing our nation’s National Security Objectives. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Beth Holliker.

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, return home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021.
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U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, return home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021. The fighter jets were part of a 12 aircraft, 300 Airman aviation package deployed to the Central Command Area of Responsibility, in support of Operation Resolute Support, enhancing our nation’s National Security Objectives. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Beth Holliker.

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, return home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021.
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U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, return home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021. The fighter jets were part of a 12 aircraft, 300 Airman aviation package deployed to the Central Command Area of Responsibility, in support of Operation Resolute Support, enhancing our nation’s National Security Objectives. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Beth Holliker.

Ohio National Guard, Assistant Adjutant General-Air, Maj. Gen. James Camp, greets F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, Lt. Col. Curt Voltz, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing after Voltz returned home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021.
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Ohio National Guard, Assistant Adjutant General-Air, Maj. Gen. James Camp, greets F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, Lt. Col. Curt Voltz, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing after Voltz returned home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021. The fighter jets were part of a 12 aircraft, 300 Airman aviation package deployed to the Central Command Area of Responsibility, in support of Operation Resolute Support, enhancing our nation’s National Security Objectives. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Beth Holliker.

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, Maj. Tapper Moore, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, greets his family for the first time after returning home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021.
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U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, Maj. Tapper Moore, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, greets his family for the first time after returning home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021. The fighter jets were part of a 12 aircraft, 300 Airman aviation package deployed to the Central Command Area of Responsibility, in support of Operation Resolute Support, enhancing our nation’s National Security Objectives. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Beth Holliker.

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, Lt. Col. Curt Voltz, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, proudly displays the state of Ohio flag after landing on Ohio soil for the first time after returning home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021.
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U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, Lt. Col. Curt Voltz, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, proudly displays the state of Ohio flag after landing on Ohio soil for the first time after returning home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021. The fighter jets were part of a 12 aircraft, 300 Airman aviation package deployed to the Central Command Area of Responsibility, in support of Operation Resolute Support, enhancing our nation’s National Security Objectives. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Beth Holliker.

U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, return home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021.
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U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, return home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021. The fighter jets were part of a 12 aircraft, 300 Airman aviation package deployed to the Central Command Area of Responsibility, in support of Operation Resolute Support, enhancing our nation’s National Security Objectives. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Beth Holliker.

U.S. Air Force Col. Michael DiDio, Commander of the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, welcomes an Airman home after returning from an overseas deployment, Dec. 31, 2020 at the Eugene F. Kranz Toledo Express Airport.
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U.S. Air Force Col. Michael DiDio, Commander of the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, welcomes an Airman home after returning from an overseas deployment, Dec. 31, 2020 at the Eugene F. Kranz Toledo Express Airport. More than 400 Stinger Airmen deployed across the globe throughout 2020, supporting America’s National Defense Strategy. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Airman Kregg York)

A U.S. Airman, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, holds his child after returning from an overseas deployment, Dec. 31, 2020 at the Eugene F. Kranz Toledo Express Airport.
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A U.S. Airman, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, holds his child after returning from an overseas deployment, Dec. 31, 2020 at the Eugene F. Kranz Toledo Express Airport. More than 400 Stinger Airmen deployed across the globe throughout 2020, supporting America’s National Defense Strategy. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Airman Kregg York)

A U.S. Airman, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, embraces a loved one after returning home from an overseas deployment, Dec. 31, 2020 at the Eugene F. Kranz Toledo Express Airport.
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A U.S. Airman, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, embraces a loved one after returning home from an overseas deployment, Dec. 31, 2020 at the Eugene F. Kranz Toledo Express Airport. More than 400 Stinger Airmen deployed across the globe throughout 2020, supporting America’s National Defense Strategy. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Airman Kregg York)

A U.S. Airman, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, holds his child for the first time after returning home from an overseas deployment, Dec. 31, 2020 at the Eugene F. Kranz Toledo Express Airport.
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A U.S. Airman, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, holds his child for the first time after returning home from an overseas deployment, Dec. 31, 2020 at the Eugene F. Kranz Toledo Express Airport. More than 400 Stinger Airmen deployed across the globe throughout 2020, supporting America’s National Defense Strategy. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Airman Kregg York)

A mother and child await the return of their deployed Airman, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, at the Eugene F. Kranz Toledo Express Airport, Dec. 31, 2020.
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A mother and child await the return of their deployed Airman, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, at the Eugene F. Kranz Toledo Express Airport, Dec. 31, 2020. More than 400 Stinger Airmen deployed across the globe throughout 2020, supporting America’s National Defense Strategy. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Airman Kregg York)

SWANTON, Ohio -- U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons, assigned to the Ohio National Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, return home from a three-month Aerospace Expeditionary Force deployment to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, Jan. 23, 2021. The fighter jets were part of a 12 aircraft, 300 Airman aviation package deployed to the Central Command Area of Responsibility, in support of Operation Resolute Support, enhancing our nation’s National Security Objectives. U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Beth Holliker.
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