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Retired Chief Master Sgt. Steve Vogle gives his final remarks during his retirement ceremony at Barksdale Air Force base, La, Sept. 8, 2018. Vogle retired as superintendent of the 307th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Cody Burt/Released)

Retired Chief Master Sgt. Steve Vogle gives his final remarks during his retirement ceremony at Barksdale Air Force base, La, Sept. 8, 2018. Vogle retired as superintendent of the 307th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Cody Burt/Released)

An Air Force Reserve Command B-52H Stratofortress displays the flag of the Czech Republic as it arrives at the Ostrava Airport on Sept. 13, 2018. The aircraft is assigned the 307th Bomb Wing at Barksdale AFB, La., and is supporting the NATO Days airshow on Sept. 15-16, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Greg Steele)

An Air Force Reserve Command B-52H Stratofortress displays the flag of the Czech Republic as it arrives at the Ostrava Airport on Sept. 13, 2018. The aircraft is assigned the 307th Bomb Wing at Barksdale AFB, La., and is supporting the NATO Days airshow on Sept. 15-16, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Greg Steele)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Steven Smith, 93rd Bomb Squadron flight instructor, poses with a youth at Ostrava Czech Republic, Sept. 15, 2018.   Smith and Reserve Citzen Airmen were in the country for NATO Days 2018, a large, international airshow.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Greg Steele)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Steven Smith, 93rd Bomb Squadron flight instructor, poses with a youth at Ostrava Czech Republic, Sept. 15, 2018. Smith and Reserve Citzen Airmen were in the country for NATO Days 2018, a large, international airshow. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Greg Steele)

Formal Training Unit Class 18-01 graduated at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Sept. 28. 2018.  All formal training for the B-52 Stratofortress comes through the Reserve Citizen Airmen of the 93rd Bomb Squadron in conjunction with their active duty counterparts of the 11th Bomb Squadron (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Greg Steele)

Formal Training Unit Class 18-01 graduated at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Sept. 28. 2018. All formal training for the B-52 Stratofortress comes through the Reserve Citizen Airmen of the 93rd Bomb Squadron in conjunction with their active duty counterparts of the 11th Bomb Squadron (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Greg Steele)

A B-52 Stratofortress heads to the runway prior for an early morning sortie Sept. 19, 2018 at RAF Fairford, England.  Four Air Force Reserve units and one active duty unit came together to launch multiple sorties from the base for Ample Strike 18 and as part of the Bomber Task Force rotation in Europe. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Ted Daigle)

A B-52 Stratofortress heads to the runway prior for an early morning sortie Sept. 19, 2018 at RAF Fairford, England. Four Air Force Reserve units and one active duty unit came together to launch multiple sorties from the base for Ample Strike 18 and as part of the Bomber Task Force rotation in Europe. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Ted Daigle)

Early morning fog gripped the flight line at RAF Fairford, England, Sept. 13, 2018.  The morning sun burned off the worst of it, enabling the 343rd Expeditionary Bomb Squadron to launch sorties for its bomber task force mission and for Ample Strike 18. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Ted Daigle)

Two Reserve Citizen Airmen make their way through the fog to a B-52 Stratofortress at RAF Fairford, England, Sept. 13, 2018. The morning sun burned off the worst of the fog, enabling the 343rd Expeditionary Bomb Squadron to launch sorties for its bomber task force mission and for Ample Strike 18. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Ted Daigle)

Citizen Reserve Airmen from the 307th Operations Support Squadron retrieve a drauge chute from a B-52 Stratofortress at RAF Fairford, England, Sept. 11, 2018.  The 307th Bomb Wing, along with three other Reserve units and one active duty unit, performed a unique dual mission, fulfilling both a Bomber Task Force requirement and participating in Exercise Ample Strike 18.   (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Ted Daigle)

Citizen Reserve Airmen from the 307th Operations Support Squadron retrieve a drauge chute from a B-52 Stratofortress at RAF Fairford, England, Sept. 11, 2018. The 307th Bomb Wing, along with three other Reserve units and one active duty unit, performed a unique dual mission, fulfilling both a Bomber Task Force requirement and participating in Exercise Ample Strike 18. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Ted Daigle)

U.S. Air Force Reserve Col. Robert VanHoy, 307th Bomb Wing commander, gives a wing coin to a boy at the Children’s Center orphanage on Sept. 13, 2018, Ostrava, Czech Republic. The children’s home is a nongovernment medical organization with a nonstop service and is designed generally for children ages new born to 3. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Greg Steele)

U.S. Air Force Reserve Col. Robert VanHoy, 307th Bomb Wing commander, gives a wing coin to a boy at the Children’s Center orphanage on Sept. 13, 2018, Ostrava, Czech Republic. The children’s home is a nongovernment medical organization with a nonstop service and is designed generally for children ages new born to 3. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Greg Steele)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Charles Delongchamp relinquished command of the 307th Logistics Readiness Squadron to Maj. David Hubbard in a ceremony at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Sept. 9, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Maxwell Daigle/Released)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Charles Delongchamp relinquished command of the 307th Logistics Readiness Squadron to Maj. David Hubbard in a ceremony at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, Sept. 9, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Maxwell Daigle)

Shirley Johns, a secretary for the 307th Maintenance Group, was honored during with farewell luncheon at Bossier City, Louisiana, Sept. 9, 2018. Johns retired at the end of September after 33 years of service. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Maxwell Daigle/Released)
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Shirley Johns, a secretary for the 307th Maintenance Group, was honored during with farewell luncheon at Bossier City, Louisiana, Sept. 9, 2018. Johns retired at the end of September after 33 years of service. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Maxwell Daigle/Released)

U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Shelley Cohen, 307th Bomb Wing command chief, and her husband Chief Master Sgt. Pete Cohen, enjoy a light moment during her farewell dinner at Barksdale Air Force Base, La, Sept. 7, 2018.   Cohen is moving on to a position with 8th Air Force. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Tech. Sgt. Cody Burt)
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U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Shelley Cohen, 307th Bomb Wing command chief, and her husband Chief Master Sgt. Pete Cohen, enjoy a light moment during her farewell dinner at Barksdale Air Force Base, La, Sept. 7, 2018. Cohen is moving on to a position with 8th Air Force. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Tech. Sgt. Cody Burt)

Staff Sgt. Ashley Johnson, 307th Maintenance Squadron munitions technician, prepares a munition at RAF Fairford, United Kingdom, Sept. 8, 2018.  Citizen Reserve Airmen of the 307th Maintenance Squadron and their active duty counterparts from the 2nd Bomb Wing worked together in support of the bomber task force rotating through the base.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Ted Daigle/released)
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Staff Sgt. Ashley Johnson, 307th Maintenance Squadron munitions technician, prepares a munition at RAF Fairford, United Kingdom, Sept. 8, 2018. Citizen Reserve Airmen of the 307th Maintenance Squadron and their active duty counterparts from the 2nd Bomb Wing worked together in support of the Bomber Task Force rotating through the base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Ted Daigle/released)

BARKSDALE AIR FORCE BASE, La -- Sept. was a very busy month for the Reserve Citizen Airmen of the 307th Bomb Wing.   From Barksdale, to the United Kingdom, to the Czech Republic, they served in a variety of missions.   For more photos from the month, go to the 307th Bomb Wing Flickr site at https://www.flickr.com/photos/156169214@N08/albums.