LITTLE ROCK AIR FORCE BASE, Ark. (KTHV) - Nearly 200 Team Little Rock Airmen will return home to their friends and family Monday.
According to a spokesperson with the United States Air Force, the airmen were deployed to support operations in southwest Asia and are an integral part of Air Force expeditionary operations around the world.
The spokesperson said that at any given time, approximately 600 Airmen are deployed from Little Rock Air Force Base.
Since the beginning of 2013, Team Little Rock aircrews have airlifted more than 40,000 pounds of cargo, 81,000 passengers and 2,000 patients.