Maj. Charles McMullen, an HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter pilot with the 41st Rescue Squadron at Moody AFB, Ga., on April 3, 2012, received the Silver Star Medal for his gallantry under fire during a daring 2009 rescue mission near Nad E Ali, Afghanistan. Here, Gen. Mike Hostage, head of Air Combat Command, presents McMullen with the medal during the award ceremony at JB Langley-Eustis, Va.
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