10 Aug '12, 8pm

Both the outgoing and incoming @USAirForce chiefs of staff paid tribute to airmen and their families today:

Schwartz, Welsh Pay Tribute to Airmen at Air Force Transition By Jim Garamone American Forces Press Service WASHINGTON, Aug. 10, 2012 – Both outgoing and incoming Air Force chiefs of staff paid tribute to airmen and their families during the transition of responsibility ceremony at Joint Base Andrews, Md., today. There, Gen. Norton Schwartz turned over responsibility as Air Force chief of staff and a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to Gen. Mark A. Welsh III. Schwartz retires with over 39 years of service, and ends his career as the most senior member of the Joint Chiefs. “Norty has been a selfless, committed and determined teammate to our joint DOD interagency and international partners,” Air Force Secretary Michael Donley said. “He has demonstrated daily to our airmen that the best route to mission success is through teamwork across the total force – active duty, Guar...

Full article: http://www.defense.gov//News/NewsArticle.aspx?ID=117470

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