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81 CS Change of Command

U.S. Air Force Col. Danny Davis, 81st Mission Support Group commander, presents the 81st Communications Squadron guidon to Maj. Jon Drummond, incoming 81st CS commander, during the 81st CS change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility Auditorium at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 28, 2018. The passing of the guidon is a ceremonial symbol of exchanging command from one commander to another. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

U.S. Air Force Col. Danny Davis, 81st Mission Support Group commander, takes the 81st Communications Squadron guidon from Lt. Col. Jerry Hambright, outgoing 81st CS commander, during the 81st CS change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility Auditorium at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 28, 2018. The passing of the guidon is a ceremonial symbol of exchanging command from one commander to another. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

U.S. Air Force Col. Danny Davis, 81st Mission Support Group commander, takes the 81st Communications Squadron guidon from Lt. Col. Jerry Hambright, outgoing 81st CS commander, during the 81st CS change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility Auditorium at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 28, 2018. The passing of the guidon is a ceremonial symbol of exchanging command from one commander to another. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

U.S. Air Force Capt. Rachel Donoho, 81st Communications Squadron flight commander, renders a salute with 81st CS personnel in formation during the 81st Communications Squadron change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility Auditorium at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 28, 2018. 81st CS personnel gave a farewell salute to the outgoing 81st CS commander, Lt. Col. Jerry Hambright, and a welcoming salute to the new commander, Maj. Jon Drummond. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

U.S. Air Force Capt. Rachel Donoho, 81st Communications Squadron flight commander, renders a salute with 81st CS personnel in formation during the 81st Communications Squadron change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility Auditorium at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 28, 2018. 81st CS personnel gave a farewell salute to the outgoing 81st CS commander, Lt. Col. Jerry Hambright, and a welcoming salute to the new commander, Maj. Jon Drummond. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Jerry Hambright, outgoing 81st Communications Squadron commander, and Maj. Jon Drummond, incoming 81st CS commander, participate in the 81st CS change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility Auditorium at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 28, 2018. The passing of the guidon is a ceremonial symbol of exchanging command from one commander to another. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Jerry Hambright, outgoing 81st Communications Squadron commander, and Maj. Jon Drummond, incoming 81st CS commander, participate in the 81st CS change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility Auditorium at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 28, 2018. The passing of the guidon is a ceremonial symbol of exchanging command from one commander to another. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Jerry Hambright, outgoing 81st Communications Squadron commander, delivers remarks during the 81st CS change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility Auditorium at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 28, 2018. Maj. Jon Drummond assumed command of the 81st CS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Jerry Hambright, outgoing 81st Communications Squadron commander, delivers remarks during the 81st CS change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility Auditorium at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 28, 2018. Maj. Jon Drummond assumed command of the 81st CS. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

Keesler personnel, families and friends attend the 81st Communications Squadron change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility Auditorium at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 28, 2018. U.S. Air Force Maj. Jon Drummond, incoming 81st CS commander, assumes command from Lt. Col. Jerry Hambright, outgoing 81st CS commander, with the passing of the guidon. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

Keesler personnel, families and friends attend the 81st Communications Squadron change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility Auditorium at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 28, 2018. U.S. Air Force Maj. Jon Drummond, incoming 81st CS commander, assumes command from Lt. Col. Jerry Hambright, outgoing 81st CS commander, with the passing of the guidon. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

U.S. Air Force Col. Danny Davis, 81st Mission Support Group commander, delivers remarks during the 81st Communications Squadron change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility Auditorium at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 28, 2018. During the ceremony, Davis highlighted the accomplishments of the squadron under the command of Lt. Col. Jerry Hambright and introduced the incoming commander, Maj. Jon Drummond. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

U.S. Air Force Col. Danny Davis, 81st Mission Support Group commander, delivers remarks during the 81st Communications Squadron change of command ceremony in the Roberts Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Facility Auditorium at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, June 28, 2018. During the ceremony, Davis highlighted the accomplishments of the squadron under the command of Lt. Col. Jerry Hambright and introduced the incoming commander, Maj. Jon Drummond. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andre’ Askew)

KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE, Miss. --

Maj. Jon Drummond, incoming 81st Communications Squadron commander, took command from Lt. Col. Jerry Hambright, outgoing 81st CS commander, during a change of command ceremony here, June 28.

 

Col. Danny Davis, 81st Mission Support Group commander, presided over the ceremony.

 

Drummond is coming to Keesler from Joint Base San Antonio, Lackland, where he was the director of operations for the 531st Intelligence Squadron.

 

Hambright will remain at Keesler where he will be assigned as the Inspector General for the 81st Training Wing.