Soldiers say goodbye to families before Afghanistan deployment - Article Photos 1/16

Families get a tour of helicopters before a deployment ceremony for Detachment 1, Company B, 2nd Battalion, 149th General Support Aviation Battalion (GSAB), as they prepare for deployment to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom on Thursday, April 25, 2013 in Lexington, Okla. Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman