494th FS receives new leadership at traditional ceremony

ROYAL AIR FORCE LAKENHEATH, England – Col. Mark Slocum, (right) 48th Operations Group commander, passes the 494th Fighter Squadron guidon and command of the 494th FS to Lt. Col. Philip Principi, former 492nd FS director of operations, during a change of command ceremony June 6, 2013. The change of command ceremony is a tradition that represents a formal transfer of authority and responsibility. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dana J. Butler)

PHOTO BY: Airman st Class Dana J. Butler
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