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SBIRS CRE renamed in honor of fallen wingman

Family of Lt. Col. (Ret.) Jay P. Jones, Jr., reveal a plaque dedicated to him during a ceremony at the Mission Control Center Aug. 22, 2017, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. The ceremony honored Jones, who passed away in March, by renaming the Space-Based Infrared System Crisis Response Element to the Lt. Col. (USAF, Ret.) Jay P. Jones, Jr. Mission Planning Room. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jake Deatherage/Released)

PHOTO BY: Airman 1st Class Jake Deatherage
VIRIN: 170822-F-BX696-0028.JPG
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