UFOs IN GILMER? No, these are growing tanks at the Gilmer Airport for Texasta, which grows a particular form of algae for "nutraceuticals."
Courtesy Photos / Ruel Felipe
GIVING THE THUMBS UP that his jet is ready, Group Commander Col. John Breazeale pulls away from the chocks and signals "ATTACK" to the hundreds of well wishers assembled on the tarmac at Barksdale, a truly historic occasion for the Air Force Reserve. Below, Crew Chief SSGt Rikki Welch, was making a final check of the jet’s instrumentation system as Col. Breazeale was awaiting her thumbs up to taxi out and lead the final flight of three A-10 Thunderbolts leaving Barksdale AFB, La.