Friday, Sept. 22, 2017

A jump to remember

A C-130J from Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., is flown over the Houtdorperveld Drop Zone as paratroopers conduct a static line jump Sept. 15, 2017, during exercise Falcon Leap. Aircrew members from the 62nd Airlift Squadron worked alongside eight different nations to honor and remember the sacrifices made in 1944 during Operation Market Garden. (U.S. Air Force photo Airman 1st Class Codie Collins)

The need for unified airpower forged the foundation for the Air Force during World War II. Since its conception, Airmen have served in every major conflict and war requiring air support. This history is shared by one family in particular.

Little Rock Air Force Base Retiree Activities Office will host the 39th annual Team Little Rock Retiree Appreciation Day event honoring Arkansas’ military retirees in the Walters Community Center Sept. 23, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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