By Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson, Chief of Staff of the Air Force Gen. David Goldfein, and Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Kaleth Wright, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force
/ Published November 19, 2018
As we approach this holiday season, we pause to reflect and thank you for the contributions you and your families make to America. You continue to meet the challenge and deliver air and space power for the nation daily. We hope you'll take time to consider the deeper meaning of everything you've accomplished this year, and thank your family and friends who provided their unwavering support to your mission.
Many of you, along with out joint teammates, will be deployed this holiday season. You and your families hold a special place in our hearts as we await your safe return. On behalf of all Americans, thank you for the security you provide for the nation.
Our fellow citizens will celebrate this holiday season at peace knowing you stand watch at home and around the globe on their behalf. We are deeply honored and humbled daily to be part of this superb Air Force team. We wish you and your families joy in this holiday season.
Have a safe and happy holiday season!