Lt Gen L. Scott Rice, Director, Air National Guard, spoke at the 49th Annual Airlift/Tanker Association and Air Mobility Command Symposium on 28 October. He also took the opportunity to present the Stanley F.H. Newman Award to the 105th Airlift Wing, Stewart Air National Guard Base, New York. The award recognizes the most outstanding Air National Guard wing or group that contributes to the overall success of the Mobility Air Force mission and the total force. The symposium was held at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Florida from 26-29 October 2017.
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