Thursday, May 6, 2010

Huey set up at airport entrance

EGLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. - A UH-1 Huey set up outside the terminal at Northwest Florida Regional Airport was dedicated Wednesday in honor of the late Michael J. Novosel Sr., who earned a Medal of Honor for his actions in Vietnam. Hundreds of people, including family members and soldiers from Fort Rucker, Ala., attended the ceremony. The Huey, which arrived at the airport April 23, will greet visitors at the airport’s entrance. The display is a tribute to all Vietnam veterans. (Source: Northwest Florida Daily News, 05/05/10)