39 CS welcomes new commander

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Timothy Meerstein, 39th Communications Squadron outgoing commander, renders his final salute to the Airmen of the 39th CS during a change of command ceremony July 6, 2017, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. 39th CS Airmen attended the change of command to welcome their new commander. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jasmonet D. Jackson)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Timothy Meerstein, 39th Communications Squadron outgoing commander, renders his final salute to the Airmen of the 39th CS during a change of command ceremony July 6, 2017, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. 39th CS Airmen attended the change of command to welcome their new commander. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jasmonet D. Jackson)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. David Stevenson (right), 39th Communications Squadron incoming commander, assumes command from Col. Todd Stratton, 39th Mission Support Group commander, July 6, 2017, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. A change of command is a tradition that represents the formal transfer of authority from the outgoing commander to the incoming commander. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jasmonet D. Jackson)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. David Stevenson (right), 39th Communications Squadron incoming commander, assumes command from Col. Todd Stratton, 39th Mission Support Group commander, July 6, 2017, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. A change of command is a tradition that represents the formal transfer of authority from the outgoing commander to the incoming commander. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jasmonet D. Jackson)

INCIRLIK AIR BASE, Turkey -- U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Timothy Meerstein, 39th Communications Squadron outgoing commander, renders his final salute to the Airmen of the 39th CS during a change of command ceremony July 6, 2017, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. 39th CS Airmen attended the change of command to welcome their new commander. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jasmonet D. Jackson)