Welcome home!!!! Many #TeamKingsley Airmen have finally arrived home after deployments across the globe this last year. They were greeted with hugs and cheers from their family and friends. We are so happy to have you back and appreciate what you do for our Air Force mission!

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Manny Garcia is greeted by family and friends at the Rogue Valley International airport in Medford, Oregon July 22, 2021 following his deployment. Multiple Airmen from the 173rd Fighter Wing supported combat operations across the globe for the last six months during the wing’s deployment band. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Jennifer Shirar)

U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Jefferson Thompson, 173rd Fighter Wing, is greeted by his family at the Rogue Valley International airport in Medford, Oregon July 22, 2021 for their loved ones return home following deployment. Multiple Airmen from the 173rd Fighter Wing supported combat operations across the globe for the last six months during the wing’s deployment band. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Jennifer Shirar)


U.S. Air Force Captain Beth Narramore, 173rd Fighter Wing, is surprised by a group of family and friends t the Rogue Valley International airport in Medford, Oregon July 22, 2021 following her deployment. Multiple Airmen from the 173rd Fighter Wing supported combat operations across the globe for the last six months during the wing’s deployment band. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Jennifer Shirar)

Family and friends wait at the Rogue Valley International airport in Medford, Oregon July 22, 2021 for their loved ones return home following deployment. Multiple Airmen from the 173rd Fighter Wing supported combat operations across the globe for the last six months during the wing’s deployment band. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Jennifer Shirar)