A U.S. Air Force C-130H takes off on its last flight out of Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Jan. 9, 2013, while a newer C-130J model aircraft taxis in to replace it. The two aircraft were the first of the C-130H model aircraft to permanently relocate out of Bagram and the first of the C-130J models to replace it
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Memorial Day is a time to remember all those who died fighting for their country, just like A1C William Pitsenbarger, an Air Force pararescueman who took part in more than 250 rescue missions before he was killed at the age of 21. His selflessness and valor in the Vietnam War earned him an Air Force Cross and, eventually, a Medal of Honor.
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