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The 49th MXG changes command

49th Wing Airmen render salutes during the National Anthem at the 49th Maintenance Group Change of Command ceremony May 15, 2020, on Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. Col. Joseph Campo, 49th WG commander, presided over the ceremony, at which Col. Tim Harbor, outgoing 49th MXG commander, relinquished command to Col. Thomas Preston, incoming 49th MXG commander. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christine Groening)

49th Wing Airmen render salutes during the National Anthem at the 49th Maintenance Group Change of Command ceremony May 15, 2020, on Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. Col. Joseph Campo, 49th WG commander, presided over the ceremony, at which Col. Tim Harbor, outgoing 49th MXG commander, relinquished command to Col. Thomas Preston, incoming 49th MXG commander. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christine Groening)

(From right to left) Col. Thomas Preston, incoming 49th Maintenance Group commander; Col. Tim Harbor, outgoing 49th MXG commander and Col. Joseph Campo, 49th Wing commander, render salutes during the 49th MXG Change of Command ceremony, May 15, 2020, on Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. The 49th MXG consists of a team of over 2,100 Airmen, civilians and contractors from 23 specialties to produce disciplined maintenance and sortie-generation capabilities on F-16 Vipers, MQ-9 Reapers and their associated cockpits. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christine Groening)

(From right to left) Col. Thomas Preston, incoming 49th Maintenance Group commander; Col. Tim Harbor, outgoing 49th MXG commander and Col. Joseph Campo, 49th Wing commander, render salutes during the 49th MXG Change of Command ceremony, May 15, 2020, on Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. The 49th MXG consists of a team of over 2,100 Airmen, civilians and contractors from 23 specialties to produce disciplined maintenance and sortie-generation capabilities on F-16 Vipers, MQ-9 Reapers and their associated cockpits. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christine Groening)

(Center) Col. Thomas Preston, incoming 49th Maintenance Group commander, renders a salute to Col. Joseph Campo, 49th Wing commander, as he assumes command of the 49th MXG, May 15, 2020, on Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. Preston was previously assigned to the U.S. European Command J4 as the operational logistics division chief in Stuttgart, Germany. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christine Groening)

(Center) Col. Thomas Preston, incoming 49th Maintenance Group commander, renders a salute to Col. Joseph Campo, 49th Wing commander, as he assumes command of the 49th MXG, May 15, 2020, on Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. Preston was previously assigned to the U.S. European Command J4 as the operational logistics division chief in Stuttgart, Germany. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christine Groening)

(Center) Col. Tim Harbor, outgoing 49th Maintenance Group commander, renders a salute to (left) Col. Joseph Campo, 49th Wing commander, as he relinquishes command of the 49th MXG, May 15, 2020, on Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. The 49th MXG consists of a team of over 2,100 Airmen, civilians and contractors from 23 specialties to produce disciplined maintenance and sortie-generation capabilities on F-16 Vipers, MQ-9 Reapers and their associated cockpits. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christine Groening)

(Center) Col. Tim Harbor, outgoing 49th Maintenance Group commander, renders a salute to (left) Col. Joseph Campo, 49th Wing commander, as he relinquishes command of the 49th MXG, May 15, 2020, on Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. The 49th MXG consists of a team of over 2,100 Airmen, civilians and contractors from 23 specialties to produce disciplined maintenance and sortie-generation capabilities on F-16 Vipers, MQ-9 Reapers and their associated cockpits. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christine Groening)

Col. Thomas Preston, 49th Maintenance Group commander, speaks during the 49th MXG Change of Command ceremony, May 15, 2020, on Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. Preston was previously assigned to the U.S. European Command J4 as the operational logistics division chief in Stuttgart, Germany. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christine Groening)

Col. Thomas Preston, 49th Maintenance Group commander, speaks during the 49th MXG Change of Command ceremony, May 15, 2020, on Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. Preston was previously assigned to the U.S. European Command J4 as the operational logistics division chief in Stuttgart, Germany. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christine Groening)

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