Air National Guard 187th Fighter Wing Returns From Deployment

MONTGOMERY, AL (11/07/2014)(readMedia)-- WHAT: Alabama Air National Guard Unit Redeployment Notice

WHEN: November 9, 2014; 5:00 a.m.

WHERE: Maintenance Hangar, Bldg 1201, Dannelly Field Air National Guard Base

CONTACT: Capt Adam Pruitt at 334-394-7103 or DSN 358-9103

Redeployment Notice

11/07/2014 - Montgomery, Ala. - the Alabama Air National Guard's 187th Fighter Wing will be welcoming the return of deployed unit members on Sunday, 9 November at approximately 5:00 a.m. These men and women were deployed to Afghnistan in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM, where the wing's F-16C+ Fighting Falcon aircraft - the "Red Tails" - provided armed over-watch and close-air-support for ground units in their area of responsibility.


Members fo the press will have an opportunity to interview Airmen and their families, as well as the leaders of the 187th Fighter Wing. Still and video imagery opportunities include troops in formation, and Airmen with their families.

For additional information about the Deployment ceremony or for media outlets to RSVP to attend the homecoming and receive gate access requirements, please contact Capt Adam Pruitt at 334-394-7103 or 187th Public Affairs at 334-394-7157. Members of the press will need to present credentials and a state identification at the gate.