2nd Canadian Air Division commander welcomed to Joint Base Lewis-McChord
Canadian Brig. Gen. David Cochrane, 2nd Canadian Air Division commander, is greeted upon landing by 62nd Airlift Wing and Western Air Defense Sector leadership April 6. As part of Cochrane’s official visit to Joint Base Lewis-McChord, he received a WADS mission briefing and operations floor tour prior to his attendance as the guest speaker for the WADS Canadian Detachment’s annual Mess Dinner marking the 93rd anniversary of the formation of the Royal Canadian Air Force. Pictured from left to right: Canadian Warrant Officer Rick Martin, WADS Canadian Detachment, Canadian Capt. Robert Bell, WADS Canadian Detachment, Canadian Lt. Col. Matt Wappler, WADS Canadian Detachment commander, Col. Gregor Leist, WADS commander and Col. Leonard Kosinski, 62nd Airlift Wing commander, Canadian Brig. Gen. David Cochrane, 2nd CAD commander, and Canadian Capt. Brian Noel, 2nd CAD commander executive assistant. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kimberly D. Burke)