An official website of the United States government
Here's how you know
A .mil website belongs to an official U.S. Department of Defense organization in the United States.
A lock (lock ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .mil website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.


Runway Ribbon Cutting

Col. Ethan Griffin, 436th Airlift Wing commander, and Sen. Chris Coons, D-Del.; cut a ribbon marking the reopening Runway 01-19 during an extensive reconstruction project Sept. 23, 2016, at Dover Air Force Base, Del. Shown from left, Airman 1st Class Joseph Cho, 436th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron; Tony Price, sub-contractor representative; Jeff Wagonhurst, Versar Inc. president and CEO; Col. Scott Durham, 512th AW commander; Sen. Tom Carper, D-Del.; Col. Ethan Griffin, 436th AW commander; Sen. Chris Coons, D-Del.; Drew Slater, Rep. John Carney D-Del. representative; Robin Christiansen, Mayor of Dover; and Airman 1st Class Paula Padilla, 9th Airlift Squadron loadmaster. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman William Johnson)

PHOTO BY: Senior Airman William Johnson
VIRIN: 160923-F-PT194-1046.JPG
Additional Details

No camera details available.


Read More

This photograph is considered public domain and has been cleared for release. If you would like to republish please give the photographer appropriate credit. Further, any commercial or non-commercial use of this photograph or any other DoD image must be made in compliance with guidance found at, which pertains to intellectual property restrictions (e.g., copyright and trademark, including the use of official emblems, insignia, names and slogans), warnings regarding use of images of identifiable personnel, appearance of endorsement, and related matters.