9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

Senior Airman Owen Ricker, 56th Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Fighter, poses for a portrait Sept. 11, 2017 at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. During Team Luke’s 9/11 remembrance ceremony, Ricker played his ceremonial bagpipes and also participated in a ten story stair climb in the air traffic control tower honoring those who lost their lives during the 2001 terrorist attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Caleb Worpel)

Senior Airman Owen Ricker, 56th Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Fighter, poses for a portrait Sept. 11, 2017 at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. During Team Luke’s 9/11 remembrance ceremony, Ricker played his ceremonial bagpipes and also participated in a ten story stair climb in the air traffic control tower honoring those who lost their lives during the 2001 terrorist attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Caleb Worpel)

Airmen assigned to the 56th Fighter Wing display the American Flag from the air traffic control tower during Team Luke’s 9/11 remembrance ceremony Sept. 11, 2017 at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. The ceremony included a flag unfurling, a moment of silence and a ten story stair climb honoring those killed during the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Caleb Worpel)

Airmen assigned to the 56th Fighter Wing display the American Flag from the air traffic control tower during Team Luke’s 9/11 remembrance ceremony Sept. 11, 2017 at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. The ceremony included a flag unfurling, a moment of silence and a ten story stair climb honoring those killed during the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Caleb Worpel)

Airmen from the 56th Civil Engineer Squadron perform a color guard sequence during Team Luke’s 9/11 remembrance ceremony Sept. 11, 2017 at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. The ceremony included a flag unfurling, recount of events, a moment of silence and a ten story stair climb honoring those who lost their lives during the terrorist attack. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman James Hensley)

Airmen from the 56th Civil Engineer Squadron perform a color guard sequence during Team Luke’s 9/11 remembrance ceremony Sept. 11, 2017 at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. The ceremony included a flag unfurling, recount of events, a moment of silence and a ten story stair climb honoring those who lost their lives during the terrorist attack. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman James Hensley)

Luke Thunderbolts pay tribute to those killed in the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks by participating in Team Luke’s 9/11 remembrance ceremony Sept. 11, 2017 at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. The Airmen climbed and descended ten stories of stairs in the air traffic control tower carrying with them ribbons that contained the names of those who lost their lives during the terrorist attack. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman James Hensley)

Luke Thunderbolts pay tribute to those killed in the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks by participating in Team Luke’s 9/11 remembrance ceremony Sept. 11, 2017 at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. The Airmen climbed and descended ten stories of stairs in the air traffic control tower carrying with them ribbons that contained the names of those who lost their lives during the terrorist attack. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman James Hensley)

Luke Thunderbolts pay tribute to those killed in the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks by participating in Team Luke’s 9/11 remembrance ceremony Sept. 11, 2017 at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. The ceremony had a flag unfurling, recount of events, a moment of silence and a ten story stair climb honoring those killed in the terrorist attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman James Hensley)

Luke Thunderbolts pay tribute to those killed in the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks by participating in Team Luke’s 9/11 remembrance ceremony Sept. 11, 2017 at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. The ceremony had a flag unfurling, recount of events, a moment of silence and a ten story stair climb honoring those killed in the terrorist attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman James Hensley)

Airmen assigned to the 56th Fighter Wing pick up ribbons before a ten story stair climb Sept. 11, 2017 at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. The Airmen climbed and descended ten stories of stairs in the air traffic control tower carrying ribbons that contained the names of those who lost their lives during the terrorist attack. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Caleb Worpel)

Airmen assigned to the 56th Fighter Wing pick up ribbons before a ten story stair climb Sept. 11, 2017 at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. The Airmen climbed and descended ten stories of stairs in the air traffic control tower carrying ribbons that contained the names of those who lost their lives during the terrorist attack. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Caleb Worpel)

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Thunderbolts participated in a Tower Climb in remembrance of the events on 9/11.