LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Va. -- Col. Steve Miller, Commander of the 1st Fighter Wing greets the pilot of one of the six F-117A Nighthawk stealth fighters from Holloman Air Force Base, N.M., that landed here, on their way back to home base, April 14, 2003. The F-117s deployed on the 3rd of February with about 300 support personnel. All personnel are expected to return by the end of the month. The F-117s played a critical role in the first night of bombing, dropping four EGBU-27s on a high priority target. Two F-117s each unleashed two EGBU-27s on a structure in Baghdad on March 20th where Saddam Hussein was believed to be.
U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Travis Aston
October 15, 2012
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