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19th AW Airmen return from deployment

An Airmen waves a flag on top of a C-130.

Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing return from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th AW supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aaron Irvin)

Installation leadership greets Airmen upon returning from deployment.

Chief Master Sgt. Schuyler Beers (left), 19th Maintenance Group senior enlisted leader, greets Master Sgt. Chris Willingham (right), 19th MXG section chief, upon returning from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aaron Irvin)

Airmen return from deployment.

Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing return from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th AW supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Valerie Halbert)

An Airmen greets his family upon returning from deployment.

Capt. Christopher Cecil, 61st Airlift Squadron director of operations, reunites with his family upon returning from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aaron Irvin)

People waiting for Airmen to return from deployment.

Friends and family members await the return of deployed Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing Dec. 9, 2021, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aaron Irvin)

An Airmen's wife takes a picture of the plane returning from deployment.

Friends and family members await the return of deployed Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing Dec. 9, 2021, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Dana J. Cable)

An Airmen greets his wife upon returning from deployment.

Capt. Brian Vaughn, 61st Airlift Squadron pilot, reunites with his wife upon returning from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aaron Irvin)

An Airmen greets her daughters upon returning from deployment.

An Airman from the 61st Airlift Squadron reunites with her daughters upon returning from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aaron Irvin)

An Airmen greets his dog upon returning from deployment.

An Airman from the 19th Airlift Wing reunites with his family upon returning from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Dana J. Cable)

An Airman greets his family upon returning from deployment.
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An Airman from the 19 Airlift Wing, hugs his wife and son after returning from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th AW supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S Air Force photo by Airman First Class Maria D. Umanzor Guzman)

An Airmen greets his son upon returning from deployment.
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An Airman from the 19th Airlift Wing reunites with his family upon returning from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Dana J. Cable)

An Airmen greets his son upon returning from deployment.
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An Airman from the 19th Airlift Wing reunites with his family upon returning from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Dana J. Cable)

An Airman waves a flag on top of a C-130.
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Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing return from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th AW supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S Air Force photo by Airman First Class Maria D. Umanzor Guzman)

An Airmen greets his wife upon returning from deployment.
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An Airman from the 19th Airlift Wing reunites with his family upon returning from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Dana J. Cable)

An Airman greets his wife upon returning form deployment.
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An Airman from the 61st Airlift Squadron reunites with his family upon returning from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Valerie Halbert)

An Airman greets his wife upon returning from deployment.
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An Airman from the 19th Airlift Wing reunites with his family upon returning from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Valerie Halbert)

An Airman greets his children upon returning from deployment.
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An Airman from the 19th Airlift Wing reunites with his family upon returning from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Valerie Halbert)

An Airman greets his daughter upon returning from deployment.
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An Airman from the 19th Airlift Wing greets his daughter with a hug upon his return from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th AW supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S Air Force photo by Airman First Class Maria D. Umanzor Guzman)

An Airman greets his wife upon returning from deployment.
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Capt. Brian Vaughn, 61st Airlift Squadron pilot, greets his wife after returning from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th Airlift Wing supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman First Class Maria D. Umanzor Guzman)

An Airman's daughter waves a flag.
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An Airman’s daughter is awaiting on her father’s return from a deployment Dec. 8, 2021 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas. Airmen from the 19th AW supported contingency operations in East Africa while deployed. (U.S Air Force photo by Airman First Class Maria D. Umanzor Guzman)

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