Det 39 Returns
Mar 12, 2010Public
Photo: Five Soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard’s Detachment 39 (Det. 39), Operational Support Airlift (OSA) returned to Minnesota Friday.  The Soldiers flew into the Army Aviation Support Facility #1 in St. Paul in the same type of aircraft they flew in theater. The ever-present Patriot Guard formed a flag line to greet the Soldiers coming home. Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Daniel Ewer.
Photo: Five Soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard’s Detachment 39 (Det. 39), Operational Support Airlift (OSA) returned to Minnesota Friday.  The Soldiers flew into the Army Aviation Support Facility #1 in St. Paul in the same type of aircraft they flew in theater. Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Daniel Ewer.
Photo: Five Soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard’s Detachment 39 (Det. 39), Operational Support Airlift (OSA) returned to Minnesota Friday.  The Soldiers flew into the Army Aviation Support Facility #1 in St. Paul in the same type of aircraft they flew in theater. Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Daniel Ewer.
Photo: Five Soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard’s Detachment 39 (Det. 39), Operational Support Airlift (OSA) returned to Minnesota Friday.  The Soldiers flew into the Army Aviation Support Facility #1 in St. Paul in the same type of aircraft they flew in theater. Chief Warrant Officer 2 Neumeister and his wife greet family and friends. Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Daniel Ewer.
Photo: Five Soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard’s Detachment 39 (Det. 39), Operational Support Airlift (OSA) returned to Minnesota Friday.  The Soldiers flew into the Army Aviation Support Facility #1 in St. Paul in the same type of aircraft they flew in theater. Chief Warrant Officer 3 Darin Skopek and his wife were finally reunited Friday. Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Daniel Ewer.
Photo: Five Soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard’s Detachment 39 (Det. 39), Operational Support Airlift (OSA) returned to Minnesota Friday.  The Soldiers flew into the Army Aviation Support Facility #1 in St. Paul in the same type of aircraft they flew in theater. Chief Warrant Officer 4 Haines was met by a large contingent of family and friends at his return. Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Daniel Ewer.
Photo: Five Soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard’s Detachment 39 (Det. 39), Operational Support Airlift (OSA) returned to Minnesota Friday.  The Soldiers flew into the Army Aviation Support Facility #1 in St. Paul in the same type of aircraft they flew in theater. Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Daniel Ewer.
Photo: Soldiers of the Minnesota National Guard Detachment (Det.) 39 recently returned from a deployment in support of Operations Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. The Soldiers provided persistent, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance flights over Afghanistan from their C-12 aircraft. Photos by Chief Warrant Officer Brad Husnik
Photo: Soldiers of the Minnesota National Guard Detachment (Det.) 39 recently returned from a deployment in support of Operations Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. The Soldiers provided persistent, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance flights over Afghanistan from their C-12 aircraft. Photos by Chief Warrant Officer Brad Husnik
Photo: Soldiers of the Minnesota National Guard Detachment (Det.) 39 recently returned from a deployment in support of Operations Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. The Soldiers provided persistent, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance flights over Afghanistan from their C-12 aircraft. Photos by Chief Warrant Officer Brad Husnik
Photo: Soldiers of the Minnesota National Guard Detachment (Det.) 39 recently returned from a deployment in support of Operations Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. The Soldiers provided persistent, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance flights over Afghanistan from their C-12 aircraft. Photos by Chief Warrant Officer Brad Husnik
Photo: Soldiers of the Minnesota National Guard Detachment (Det.) 39 recently returned from a deployment in support of Operations Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. The Soldiers provided persistent, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance flights over Afghanistan from their C-12 aircraft. Photos by Chief Warrant Officer Brad Husnik
Photo: Soldiers of the Minnesota National Guard Detachment (Det.) 39 recently returned from a deployment in support of Operations Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. The Soldiers provided persistent, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance flights over Afghanistan from their C-12 aircraft. Photos by Chief Warrant Officer Brad Husnik
Photo: Soldiers of the Minnesota National Guard Detachment (Det.) 39 recently returned from a deployment in support of Operations Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. The Soldiers provided persistent, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance flights over Afghanistan from their C-12 aircraft. Photos by Chief Warrant Officer Brad Husnik
Photo: Soldiers of the Minnesota National Guard Detachment (Det.) 39 recently returned from a deployment in support of Operations Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. The Soldiers provided persistent, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance flights over Afghanistan from their C-12 aircraft. Photos by Chief Warrant Officer Brad Husnik
Photo: Soldiers of the Minnesota National Guard Detachment (Det.) 39 recently returned from a deployment in support of Operations Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. The Soldiers provided persistent, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance flights over Afghanistan from their C-12 aircraft. Photos by Chief Warrant Officer Brad Husnik
Photo: Soldiers of the Minnesota National Guard Detachment (Det.) 39 recently returned from a deployment in support of Operations Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. The Soldiers provided persistent, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance flights over Afghanistan from their C-12 aircraft. Photos by Chief Warrant Officer Brad Husnik
Photo: Soldiers of the Minnesota National Guard Detachment (Det.) 39 recently returned from a deployment in support of Operations Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. The Soldiers provided persistent, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance flights over Afghanistan from their C-12 aircraft. Photos by Chief Warrant Officer Brad Husnik
Photo: Soldiers of the Minnesota National Guard Detachment (Det.) 39 recently returned from a deployment in support of Operations Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. The Soldiers provided persistent, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance flights over Afghanistan from their C-12 aircraft. Photos by Chief Warrant Officer Brad Husnik
Photo: Soldiers of the Minnesota National Guard Detachment (Det.) 39 recently returned from a deployment in support of Operations Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. The Soldiers provided persistent, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance flights over Afghanistan from their C-12 aircraft. Photos by Chief Warrant Officer Brad Husnik
Photo: Governor Tim Pawlenty welcomes the Soldiers of the Minnesota National Guard's Detachment (Det) 39 after they returned from a year-long deployment in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Their pilots and system operators directly supported United States and Coalition Forces with counterinsurgency operations in Afghanistan.  The unit conducted continuous combat flights throughout Afghanistan providing electro optic/infrared imagery with a modified Beechcraft King Air 300 C-12 Huron fixed-wing aircraft. Photo by Staff Sgt. Ben Houtkooper, www.MinnesotaNationalGuard.org
Photo: Governor Tim Pawlenty welcomes the Soldiers of the Minnesota National Guard's Detachment (Det) 39 after they returned from a year-long deployment in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Their pilots and system operators directly supported United States and Coalition Forces with counterinsurgency operations in Afghanistan.  The unit conducted continuous combat flights throughout Afghanistan providing electro optic/infrared imagery with a modified Beechcraft King Air 300 C-12 Huron fixed-wing aircraft. Photo by Staff Sgt. Ben Houtkooper, www.MinnesotaNationalGuard.org
Photo: Governor Tim Pawlenty welcomes the Soldiers of the Minnesota National Guard's Detachment (Det) 39 after they returned from a year-long deployment in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Their pilots and system operators directly supported United States and Coalition Forces with counterinsurgency operations in Afghanistan.  The unit conducted continuous combat flights throughout Afghanistan providing electro optic/infrared imagery with a modified Beechcraft King Air 300 C-12 Huron fixed-wing aircraft. Photo by Staff Sgt. Ben Houtkooper, www.MinnesotaNationalGuard.org
Photo: Governor Tim Pawlenty welcomes the Soldiers of the Minnesota National Guard's Detachment (Det) 39 after they returned from a year-long deployment in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Their pilots and system operators directly supported United States and Coalition Forces with counterinsurgency operations in Afghanistan.  The unit conducted continuous combat flights throughout Afghanistan providing electro optic/infrared imagery with a modified Beechcraft King Air 300 C-12 Huron fixed-wing aircraft. Photo by Staff Sgt. Ben Houtkooper, www.MinnesotaNationalGuard.org