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Aurora Mayor and council members visit Buckley AFB

Buckley AFB hosted Aurora city officials to showcase the importance of the base’s mission and maintain a strong relationship

Col. Troy Endicott, 460th Space Wing commander, briefs Aurora Mayor Bob LeGare, on the 460th SW’s mission capabilities Sept. 5, 2018, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado. Buckley AFB hosted Aurora city officials to showcase the importance of the base’s mission and maintain a strong relationship. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Holden S. Faul)

Buckley AFB hosted Aurora city officials to showcase the importance of the base’s mission and maintain a strong relationship

Master Sgt. William Lane, 460th Space Communication Squadron mission systems NCO in charge, briefs Aurora Mayor Bob LeGare, Dave Gruber, City of Aurora council member, and Nicole Johnston, City of Aurora council member, on the 460th SCS’s mission capabilities Sept. 5, 2018, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado. Buckley AFB hosted Aurora city officials to showcase the importance of the base’s mission and maintain a strong relationship. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Holden S. Faul)

Buckley AFB hosted Aurora city officials to showcase the importance of the base’s mission and maintain a strong relationship.

Master Sgt. William Lane, 460th Space Communication Squadron mission systems NCO in charge, briefs Aurora Mayor Bob LeGare, on the 460th SCS’s mission capabilities Sept. 5, 2018, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado. Buckley AFB hosted Aurora city officials to showcase the importance of the base’s mission and maintain a strong relationship. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Holden S. Faul)

As mayor of Colorado’s third-largest city, LeGare visited Buckley AFB to gain a better understanding of the mission, and to strengthen the relationship between the 460th SW and the city of Aurora

Aurora Mayor Bob LeGare, third from the right, poses for a photo with Team Buckley leadership and Aurora city officials in the Space Based Infrared System Mission Control Station lobby Sept. 6, 2018, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado. As mayor of Colorado’s third-largest city, LeGare visited Buckley AFB to gain a better understanding of the mission, and to strengthen the relationship between the 460th SW and the city of Aurora. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Holden S. Faul)

Buckley AFB hosted Aurora city officials to showcase the importance of the base’s mission and maintain a strong relationship.

Maj. Moses George, 11th Space Warning Squadron assistant director of operations, briefs Aurora Mayor Bob LeGare, Dave Gruber, City of Aurora council member, and Nicole Johnston, City of Aurora council member, on the 460th Space Wing’s mission capabilities Sept. 5, 2018, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado. Buckley AFB hosted Aurora city officials to showcase the importance of the base’s mission and maintain a strong relationship. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Holden S. Faul)

Col. Troy Endicott, 460th Space Wing commander, gives a brief history of the 460th headquarters building to Aurora city officials, Sept. 5, 2018, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado. The mission of the 460th SW is to deliver global infrared surveillance, tracking and missile warning for theater and homeland defense and provide combatant commanders with expeditionary warrior Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Codie Collins)

Col. Troy Endicott, 460th Space Wing commander, gives a brief history of the 460th headquarters building to Aurora city officials, Sept. 5, 2018, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado. The mission of the 460th SW is to deliver global infrared surveillance, tracking and missile warning for theater and homeland defense and provide combatant commanders with expeditionary warrior Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Codie Collins)

Aurora city officials tour Hangar 810, Sept. 5, 2018, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado. The 140th Wing is comprised of over 1400 personnel that support F-16C Air Combat Command fighter and C-21 Air Mobility Command airlift aircraft missions, as well as Space Warning Squadron Air Force Space Command and Civil Engineering Pacific Air Forces missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Codie Collins)

Aurora city officials tour Hangar 810, Sept. 5, 2018, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado. The 140th Wing is comprised of over 1400 personnel that support F-16C Air Combat Command fighter and C-21 Air Mobility Command airlift aircraft missions, as well as Space Warning Squadron Air Force Space Command and Civil Engineering Pacific Air Forces missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Codie Collins)

Aurora city officials tour Hangar 810, Sept. 5, 2018, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado. The 140th Wing is comprised of over 1400 personnel that support F-16C Air Combat Command fighter and C-21 Air Mobility Command airlift aircraft missions, as well as Space Warning Squadron Air Force Space Command and Civil Engineering Pacific Air Forces missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Codie Collins)

Aurora city officials tour Hangar 810, Sept. 5, 2018, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado. The 140th Wing is comprised of over 1400 personnel that support F-16C Air Combat Command fighter and C-21 Air Mobility Command airlift aircraft missions, as well as Space Warning Squadron Air Force Space Command and Civil Engineering Pacific Air Forces missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Codie Collins)

Aurora city officials tour Hangar 810, Sept. 5, 2018, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado. The 140th Wing is comprised of over 1400 personnel that support F-16C Air Combat Command fighter and C-21 Air Mobility Command airlift aircraft missions, as well as Space Warning Squadron Air Force Space Command and Civil Engineering Pacific Air Forces missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Codie Collins)

Aurora city officials tour Hangar 810, Sept. 5, 2018, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado. The 140th Wing is comprised of over 1400 personnel that support F-16C Air Combat Command fighter and C-21 Air Mobility Command airlift aircraft missions, as well as Space Warning Squadron Air Force Space Command and Civil Engineering Pacific Air Forces missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Codie Collins)

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