Happy Hooligans welcome home Airmen

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  • By Capt. Penny Ripperger
  • 119th Wing Public Affairs
The 119th Wing, N.D. Air National Guard will welcome four Airmen returning home from Kuwait and Iraq on Friday.

Master Sgt. Robert P. Ramsett, Horace, N.D., Tech.Sgt. Ingo R. Schulz, Dilworth, Minn. and Staff Sgt. Derrick L. Grenz, Fargo will return home from Kuwait. The airmen are the final members to return home from the 119th Wing Civil Engineer Squadron that deployed to Ali Al Salem Air Base in September 2008.

Master Sgt. Charles R. Saxton, Grandin, N.D., will also be on the same flight returning home from Iraq. Saxton is a member of the 119th Wing Communication Flight and he deployed to Balad Air Base in November 2008.

The Airmen are scheduled to arrive at Hector IAP on Friday at 12:20 p.m. on Northwest Flight 1835.

The public is invited to show their appreciation by cheering home the Airmen at the airport.

For more information about this press release, please contact Capt. Penny Ripperger at 701-451-2194.

For information on current flight times, please call the Hector IAP automated information center at: 701-241-8168.

What: N.D. Air National Guard Airmen returning home
When: Friday, January 24, 2009, NW Flight #1835 at 12:20 p.m.
Where: Hector International Airport