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Team Buckley observes Patriot Day

Col. David Miller Jr., 460th Space Wing commander, thanks Buckley Air Force Base firefighters for their service during a Patriot Day ceremony Sept. 9, 2016, on Buckley AFB, Colo. The attacks from Sept. 11, 2001, have greatly impacted the United States’ national security, along with national and international politics. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

Col. David Miller Jr., 460th Space Wing commander, thanks Buckley Air Force Base firefighters for their service during a Patriot Day ceremony Sept. 9, 2016, on Buckley AFB, Colo. The attacks from Sept. 11, 2001, have greatly impacted the United States’ national security, along with national and international politics. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

Tim Bosch, 460th Civil Engineer Squadron fire department chief, speaks during a Patriot Day ceremony Sept. 9, 2016, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. At 8:46 a.m., the time that the first plane flew into the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, many people across the United States take part in a moment of silence. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

Tim Bosch, 460th Civil Engineer Squadron fire department chief, speaks during a Patriot Day ceremony Sept. 9, 2016, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. At 8:46 a.m., the time that the first plane flew into the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, many people across the United States take part in a moment of silence. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

A Buckley Air Force Base firefighter helmet is displayed during a Patriot Day ceremony Sept. 9, 2016, on Buckley AFB, Colo. Patriot Day serves as a day of remembrance for the nearly 3,000 men, women and children that lost their lives during the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

A Buckley Air Force Base firefighter helmet is displayed during a Patriot Day ceremony Sept. 9, 2016, on Buckley AFB, Colo. Patriot Day serves as a day of remembrance for the nearly 3,000 men, women and children that lost their lives during the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

Team Buckley members salute as the national anthem is played during a during a Patriot Day ceremony Sept. 9, 2016, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Patriot Day provides the United States a day of reflecting on the lives lost and paying tribute to the families still recovering from their loss on Sept. 11, 2001. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

Team Buckley members salute as the national anthem is played during a during a Patriot Day ceremony Sept. 9, 2016, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Patriot Day provides the United States a day of reflecting on the lives lost and paying tribute to the families still recovering from their loss on Sept. 11, 2001. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

Mile High Honor Guard members stand as they wait to raise the American flag during a Patriot Day ceremony Sept. 9, 2016, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Patriot Day, recognized by U.S. law as an official day of remembrance, has been observed every year since Sept. 11, 2001, and its tragic events. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

Mile High Honor Guard members stand as they wait to raise the American flag during a Patriot Day ceremony Sept. 9, 2016, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Patriot Day, recognized by U.S. law as an official day of remembrance, has been observed every year since Sept. 11, 2001, and its tragic events. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Col. David Miller Jr., 460th Space Wing commander, thanks Buckley Air Force Base firefighters for their service during a Patriot Day ceremony Sept. 9, 2016, on Buckley AFB, Colo. The attacks from Sept. 11, 2001, have greatly impacted the United States’ national security, along with national and international politics. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)
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