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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"Instead of focusing on what is no more, I propose we
focus with pride on all that has taken place. To my fellow Airmen,
service members, civilians and contractors, along with your
predecessors who have served at Brooks: Your extraordinary
contributions to our nation's warfighting ability and survivability
have been historic." Source: Col. Harry R. Kimberly III,
the last commander at Brooks AFB, at a ceremony marking the
inactivation of the final military unit at the base.