F.E. WARREN AIR FORCE BASE – Lieutenant Colonel Adam Rudolphi took command of the 37th Helicopter Squadron during a change of command ceremony here, July 13.
Lieutenant Colonel James Cline, outgoing commander, will retire from the Air Force and stay in the local community.
Rudolphi’s most recent assignment before taking command of the squadron was as its Director of Operations.
A change of command ceremony is a tradition that represents a formal transfer of authority and responsibility from the outgoing commander to the incoming commander.
PHOTO: Colonel Joshua Bowman, 582nd Helicopter Group commander, passes the guidon to Lt. Col. Adam Rudolphi, 37th Helicopter Squadron commander, during the 37th HS change of command ceremony July 13 in Building 1250 on F.E. Warren Air Force Base. The ceremony signified the transition of command from Lt. Col. James Cline to Rudolphi.