Local USAF pilot helps in airline emergency

Members of the 179th Airlift Wing and various local media outlets welcome Capt. Mark Gongol into Mansfield, OH, June 5, 2014. Capt. Gongol has made international headlines for his heroic actions Dec. 30, 2013, when he helped to land a commercial 747 that he and his wife were travelling on when the pilot suffered a medical emergency. Capt. Gongol is transferring to the Ohio Air National Guard and will fly the C-130H Hercules with the 164th Airlift Squadron. (U.S. Air National Guard Photo by TSgt Joseph Harwood \Released)

PHOTO BY: TSgt Joseph Harwood Released
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