25th Air Force commander visits Beale

Maj. Gen. Bradford "B.J." Shwedo (right), 25th Air Force commander, is briefed by Senior Airman Anthony on the capabilities of the RQ-4 Global Hawk aircraft  Aug. 13, 2015, at Beale Air Force Base, California. The visit to Beale was Shwedo’s first since assuming command of the 25th Air Force. The 25th Air Force includes the 9th Reconnaissance Wing, the 7th, 363rd, and 480th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wings; the 55th Wing and the Air Force Technical Applications Center. (U.S. Air Force photo by Jeffrey M. Schultze)

Maj. Gen. Bradford "B.J." Shwedo (right), 25th Air Force commander, is briefed by Senior Airman Anthony on the capabilities of the RQ-4 Global Hawk aircraft Aug. 13, 2015, at Beale Air Force Base, California. The visit to Beale was Shwedo’s first since assuming command of the 25th Air Force. The 25th Air Force includes the 9th Reconnaissance Wing, the 7th, 363rd, and 480th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wings; the 55th Wing and the Air Force Technical Applications Center. (U.S. Air Force photo by Jeffrey M. Schultze)

Maj. Gen. Bradford "B.J." Shwedo, 25th Air Force commander, greets Tech. Sgt. Jordan Locklear, 9th Security Forces Squadron craftsman Aug. 12, 2015, at Beale Air Force Base, California. The visit to Beale was Shwedo’s first since assuming command of the 25th Air Force. The 25th Air Force includes the 9th Reconnaissance Wing, the 70th, 363rd and 480th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wings; the 55th Wing and the Air Force Technical Applications Center. (U.S. Air Force photo by Jeffrey M. Schultze)

Maj. Gen. Bradford "B.J." Shwedo, 25th Air Force commander, greets Tech. Sgt. Jordan Locklear, 9th Security Forces Squadron craftsman Aug. 12, 2015, at Beale Air Force Base, California. The visit to Beale was Shwedo’s first since assuming command of the 25th Air Force. The 25th Air Force includes the 9th Reconnaissance Wing, the 70th, 363rd and 480th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wings; the 55th Wing and the Air Force Technical Applications Center. (U.S. Air Force photo by Jeffrey M. Schultze)

BEALE AIR FORCE BASE, California -- Maj. Gen. Bradford "B.J." Shwedo, 25th Air Force commander, visited Beale Air Force Base, California, Aug. 12, 2015, for the first time after assuming command of the 25th Air Force. During the visit Shwedo was familiarized with the 9th Reconnaissance Wing mission. The 25th Air Force includes the 9th Reconnaissance Wing, the 70th, 363rd and 480th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wings; the 55th Wing and the Air Force Technical Applications Center.