2017 Annual Awards Banquet

The Luke Air Force Base Honor Guard performs the Missing Man Table and Honors Ceremony at the 2017 Annual Awards Banquet in Litchfield Park, Ariz., Jan. 20, 2018. The Prisoner of War, Missing in Action Ceremony is performed at military banquets in remembrance of service members killed or missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st  Class Alexander Cook)

The Luke Air Force Base Honor Guard performs the Missing Man Table and Honors Ceremony at the 2017 Annual Awards Banquet in Litchfield Park, Ariz., Jan. 20, 2018. The Prisoner of War, Missing in Action Ceremony is performed at military banquets in remembrance of service members killed or missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Alexander Cook)

David Bialy, 56th Communications Squadron communications security manager, receives the Category III Non-Supervisory Award from Brig. Gen. Brook Leonard, 56th Fighter Wing commander and Chief Master Sergeant Randy Kwiatkowski, 56th FW command chief, at the 2017 Annual Awards Banquet in Litchfield Park, Ariz., Jan. 20, 2018. The banquet was held to recognize and award the top performing Airmen from Luke Air Force Base. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Airman 1st Class Alexander Cook)

David Bialy, 56th Communications Squadron communications security manager, receives the Category III Non-Supervisory Award from Brig. Gen. Brook Leonard, 56th Fighter Wing commander and Chief Master Sergeant Randy Kwiatkowski, 56th FW command chief, at the 2017 Annual Awards Banquet in Litchfield Park, Ariz., Jan. 20, 2018. The banquet was held to recognize and award the top performing Airmen from Luke Air Force Base. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Airman 1st Class Alexander Cook)

Senior Airman Timothy Orr, 944th Operations Group aviation resource manager, sings the national anthem during the 2017 Annual Awards Banquet at The Wigwam in Litchfield Park, Ariz., Jan. 20, 2018. The 2017 Annual Awards Banquet was held to recognize and award the best and brightest Airmen from Luke Air Force Base. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Airman 1st Class Alexander Cook)

Senior Airman Timothy Orr, 944th Operations Group aviation resource manager, sings the national anthem during the 2017 Annual Awards Banquet at The Wigwam in Litchfield Park, Ariz., Jan. 20, 2018. The 2017 Annual Awards Banquet was held to recognize and award the best and brightest Airmen from Luke Air Force Base. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Airman 1st Class Alexander Cook)

The Luke Air Force Base Color Guard present the colors at the 2017 Annual Awards Banquet in Litchfield Park, Ariz., Jan. 20, 2018. The 2017 Annual Awards Banquet was held to recognize and award the best and brightest Airmen from Luke. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Airman 1st Class Alexander Cook)

The Luke Air Force Base Color Guard present the colors at the 2017 Annual Awards Banquet in Litchfield Park, Ariz., Jan. 20, 2018. The 2017 Annual Awards Banquet was held to recognize and award the best and brightest Airmen from Luke. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Airman 1st Class Alexander Cook)

Retired Chief Master Sergeant Scott Dearduff, former 9th Air Force Command Chief, provides the keynote speech during the 2017 Annual Awards Banquet at The Wigwam in Litchfield Park, Ariz., Jan. 20, 2018. During his speech, Dearduff spoke about what it means to have a warrior spirit. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Airman 1st Class Alexander Cook)

Retired Chief Master Sergeant Scott Dearduff, former 9th Air Force Command Chief, provides the keynote speech during the 2017 Annual Awards Banquet at The Wigwam in Litchfield Park, Ariz., Jan. 20, 2018. During his speech, Dearduff spoke about what it means to have a warrior spirit. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Airman 1st Class Alexander Cook)

Senior Airman Richard Schultz, 61st Aircraft Maintenance Unit F-35 integrated avionics journeyman, receives the Guardsman of the Year Award from Brig. Gen. Brook Leonard, 56th Fighter Wing commander and Chief Master Sergeant Randy Kwiatkowski, 56th FW command chief, at the 2017 Annual Awards Banquet in Litchfield Park, Ariz., Jan. 20, 2018. The banquet was held to recognize and award the top performing Airmen from Luke Air Force Base. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Airman 1st Class Alexander Cook)

Senior Airman Richard Schultz, 61st Aircraft Maintenance Unit F-35 integrated avionics journeyman, receives the Guardsman of the Year Award from Brig. Gen. Brook Leonard, 56th Fighter Wing commander and Chief Master Sergeant Randy Kwiatkowski, 56th FW command chief, at the 2017 Annual Awards Banquet in Litchfield Park, Ariz., Jan. 20, 2018. The banquet was held to recognize and award the top performing Airmen from Luke Air Force Base. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Airman 1st Class Alexander Cook)

LUKE AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. -- The 2017 Annual Awards Banquet was held to recognize and award the best and brightest Airmen from Luke Air Force Base.