Mission, history come alive at base open house

Staff Sgt. Travis Akerson, 37th Helicopter Squadron special mission aviator, discusses the mission of his squadron to Amelia Gallegos, 8, sitting in the cockpit of a UH-1N Bell Helicopter on display July 22, 2016, during Fort D.A. Russell Days, the annual F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyo., open house. The helicopter was used by the U.S. military in the Vietnam War, and is used today in nuclear deterrence operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jason Wiese)

PHOTO BY: Senior Airman Jason Wiese
VIRIN: 160722-F-BR137-048.JPG
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