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Tuskegee Alumni take flight together

Airmen celebrate after a flight.

Col. Marilyn Thomas, 8th Medical Group commander, and Maj. Chris Harrison, 80th Fighter Squadron assistant director of operations and chief of standards and evaluations, celebrate after a flight together at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. Thomas and Harrison are Tuskegee University alumni and both served a short tour at Kunsan AB together. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

A jet taxis into a shelter.

An F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 80th Fighter Squadron taxis into a hardened aircraft shelter at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. Kunsan is home to the 80th and 35th Fighter Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

An Airman marshals a jet.

Senior Airman Alex Searcy, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief marshals an F-16 Fighting Falcon at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. Crew chiefs are responsible for scheduled and preventive maintenance on aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

Two Airmen share a hug.

Col. Marilyn Thomas, 8th Medical Group commander, and Maj. Chris Harrison, 80th Fighter Squadron assistant director of operations and chief of standards and evaluations, share a hug after a flight together at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. Thomas and Harrison are Tuskegee University alumni and both served a short tour at Kunsan AB together. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

Two Airmen pose for a photo.

Col. Marilyn Thomas, 8th Medical Group commander, and Maj. Chris Harrison, 80th Fighter Squadron assistant director of operations and chief of standards and evaluations, hold a Tuskegee University flag after a flight at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. Thomas and Harrison are Tuskegee University alumni and both served a short tour at Kunsan AB together. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

Airmen speak to each other after a flight.

Maj. Chris Harrison, 80th Fighter Squadron assistant director of operations and chief of standards and evaluations, Senior Airman Alex Searcy, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, and Col. Marilyn Thomas, 8th Medical Group commander, speak after a flight together at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. Thomas and Harrison are Tuskegee University alumni and both served a short tour at Kunsan AB together. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea -- Col. Marilyn Thomas, 8th Medical Group commander, and Maj. Chris Harrison, 80th Fighter Squadron assistant director of operations and chief of standards and evaluations, celebrate after a flight together at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. Thomas and Harrison are Tuskegee University alumni and both served a short tour at Kunsan AB together. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

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Tuskegee Alumni take flight together

Airmen celebrate after a flight.

Col. Marilyn Thomas, 8th Medical Group commander, and Maj. Chris Harrison, 80th Fighter Squadron assistant director of operations and chief of standards and evaluations, celebrate after a flight together at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. Thomas and Harrison are Tuskegee University alumni and both served a short tour at Kunsan AB together. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

A jet taxis into a shelter.

An F-16 Fighting Falcon from the 80th Fighter Squadron taxis into a hardened aircraft shelter at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. Kunsan is home to the 80th and 35th Fighter Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

An Airman marshals a jet.

Senior Airman Alex Searcy, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief marshals an F-16 Fighting Falcon at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. Crew chiefs are responsible for scheduled and preventive maintenance on aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

Two Airmen share a hug.

Col. Marilyn Thomas, 8th Medical Group commander, and Maj. Chris Harrison, 80th Fighter Squadron assistant director of operations and chief of standards and evaluations, share a hug after a flight together at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. Thomas and Harrison are Tuskegee University alumni and both served a short tour at Kunsan AB together. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

Two Airmen pose for a photo.

Col. Marilyn Thomas, 8th Medical Group commander, and Maj. Chris Harrison, 80th Fighter Squadron assistant director of operations and chief of standards and evaluations, hold a Tuskegee University flag after a flight at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. Thomas and Harrison are Tuskegee University alumni and both served a short tour at Kunsan AB together. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

Airmen speak to each other after a flight.

Maj. Chris Harrison, 80th Fighter Squadron assistant director of operations and chief of standards and evaluations, Senior Airman Alex Searcy, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, and Col. Marilyn Thomas, 8th Medical Group commander, speak after a flight together at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. Thomas and Harrison are Tuskegee University alumni and both served a short tour at Kunsan AB together. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)

KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea -- Col. Marilyn Thomas, 8th Medical Group commander, and Maj. Chris Harrison, 80th Fighter Squadron assistant director of operations and chief of standards and evaluations, celebrate after a flight together at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, May 13, 2021. Thomas and Harrison are Tuskegee University alumni and both served a short tour at Kunsan AB together. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mya M. Crosby)