Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein applauds Lt. Col. John "J.T." Hourigan during a ceremony to award the Distinguished Flying Cross to Hourigan at the Kentucky Air National Guard Base in Louisville, Ky., Aug. 10, 2019. The 123rd Airlift Wing pilot 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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