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Citizen Airmen Hold Candlelit Vigil

A candlelight vigil was held for fallen Chilean State partners.

The 136th Airlift Wing holds a candlelit vigil for fallen Chilean State Partners on December 19, 2019, at Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth, Texas. The event was held to honor those lost in the C-130 crash December 9, 2019, that occurred in the Drake Passage while en route to a Chilean military base on King George Island in Antarctica.

136th Airlift Wing and Chilean Air Force celebrate together after a successful mission.

The 181st Operations Group, part of the 136th Airlift Wing, and Chilean air force embrace after completing a joint flight during Mobility Guardian near Spokane, Wash., on September 20, 2019. Some of the Chilean airmen who participated were involved in the C-130 crash December 9, 2019, occurring in the Drake Passage while en route to a Chilean military base on King George Island in Antarctica. A candlelight vigil was held to honor those fallen Chilean State Partners on December 19, 2019, at Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth, Texas.

136th Airlift Wing and Chilean Air Force pose together.

The 181st Operations Group, part of the 136th Airlift Wing, and Chilean Air Force pose together after completing a joint flight during Mobility Guardian near Spokane, Wash., September 20, 2019. Some of these Chilean airmen were involved in the C-130 crash December 9, 2019, occurring in the Drake Passage while en route to a Chilean military base on King George Island in Antarctica. A candlelight vigil was held to honor those fallen Chilean State Partners on December 19, 2019, at Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth, Texas.

A candlelit vigil is held for fallen Chilean State Partners.

The 136th Airlift Wing holds a candlelit vigil for fallen Chilean State Partners on December 19, 2019, at Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth, Texas. The event was held to honor those lost in the C-130 crash December 9, 2019, that occurred in the Drake Passage while en route to a Chilean military base on King George Island in Antarctica.

A candlelit vigil is held for fallen Chilean State Partners.

The 136th Airlift Wing holds a candlelit vigil for fallen Chilean State Partners on December 19, 2019, at Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth, Texas. The event was held to honor those lost in the C-130 crash December 9, 2019, that occurred in the Drake Passage while en route to a Chilean military base on King George Island in Antarctica.

NAVAL AIR STATION JOINT RESERVE BASE FORT WORTH, Texas -- The 136th Airlift Wing holds a candlelit vigil for fallen Chilean State Partners on December 19, 2019, at Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth, Texas. The event was held to honor those lost in the C-130 crash December 9, 2019, that occurred in the Drake Passage while en route to a Chilean military base on King George Island in Antarctica.