"Once a Chief, always a Chief"
Retired Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force James McCoy, speaks to Team Whiteman's newly selected senior NCOs at the professional development center prior to the SNCO induction ceremony Aug. 24. Chief McCoy, who was guest speaker of the ceremony, entered the Air Force in 1951 and served with the Air Defense Command as a radar operator and instuctor. He was selected as one of the 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Air Force in 1974, and became the sixth chief master sergeant of the Air Force in Aug. 1979. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Rob Hazelett)