Parrish's reputation for fairness was established in part as a result of his actions during a racial integration crisis at Tuskegee Army Air Field
in August 1944.
The withdrawal of the nearly 1,000 remaining troops at the combined base of Camp Leatherneck and Camp Bastion was carried out over 24 hours of near-continuous flights back and forth between Helmand and Kandahar Air Field
September 2011: A Continental Airlines flight from Houston to Lake Charles, La., lands at a Southland Executive Airport in Sulphur, La., a small air field
8 miles away that's popular with crop dusters and fish spotters.
Nathan Hallman, is assigned to the Army Corps of Engineers at Kandahar Air Field
where Micah traveled through.
In 1988, the old headquarters became home to the Millville Army Air Field
The explosion occurred near small shops in a parking and waiting area for trucks that supply logistics to Kandahar Air Field
France has 3750 soldiers in Afghanistan, most of them stationed in Kapisa and Kabul and a small number at the Kandahar Air Field
From them about 300 Bulgarian troops are guarding the inside perimeter of the NATO air field
in Kandahar whose region is known as a stronghold of the Taliban insurgents.
The one-hour assault on Kandahar Air Field
started just before midday and lasted about an hour before the attackers fled, said Maj.
Rosie's Walk, an event set up by her parents Karen and Sean, attracted almost 800 walkers at Aldridge Air Field
last year but Karen hopes that number has been beaten.
This is a picture of the Air Force's 451st Fabrication Flight from Kandahar Air Field
. We work maintenance on A-10s and Black Hawk Helicopters stationed in southern Afghanistan.
Nato officials said the fighters fired a number of rockets and mortars at the Kandahar Air Field
on Saturday, wounding an unspecified number of Nato troops.