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Hagel Visits Whiteman Base on Farewell Trip

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel greets airmen before departing Joint Base Andrews, Md., Jan. 13, 2015, on a cross-country tour to thank troops for their service and say farewell on his last official domestic trip. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean Hurt
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel waves goodbye as he departs Joint Base Andrews, Md., Jan. 13, 2015, on a cross-country tour to thank troops for their service and say farewell on his last official domestic trip. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean Hurt
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel thanks U.S. and U.K. troops for their service flying the B-2 Spirit on missions he coordinated during his tenure as secretary while visiting Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 13, 2015.  DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean Hurt
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel thanks U.S. and U.K. troops for their service flying the B-2 Spirit on missions he coordinated during his tenure as secretary while visiting Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 13, 2015.  DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean Hurt
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel thanks U.S. and U.K. troops for their service flying the B-2 Spirit on missions he coordinated during his tenure as secretary while visiting Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 13, 2015.  DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean Hurt
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel prepares to speak to troops on Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 13, 2015. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean Hurt
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel speaks to airmen on Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 13, 2015. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean Hurt
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel speaks to airmen on Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 13, 2015. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean Hurt
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel briefs reporters at a press conference on Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 13, 2015. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean Hurt
  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel briefs reporters at a press conference on Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., Jan. 13, 2015.
 DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean Hurt