SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Fighter pilots returned after a historic mission in Iraq.
National guard pilots from South Carolina's 169th fighter wing landed at the C.R.T. Center near the Savannah Hilton Head International Airport.
They were greeted by fellow airmen, commanders, and families following an unprecedented joint deployment in Iraq with the 20th fighter wing from Shaw Air Force Base in Sumter.
Everyone was happy to see the heroes back home.