Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein (left) presents the Distinguished Flying Cross to Lt. Col. John "J.T." Hourigan, a pilot in the 123rd Airlift Wing, during a ceremony the Kentucky Air National Guard Base in Louisville, Ky., Aug. 10, 2019. Hourigan earned the medal for decisive action following a catastrophic mechanical failure while flying a C-130 Hercules during a routine training sortie, saving the lives of six crew members and a $30 million aircraft. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Lt. Col. Dale Greer)

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