Weimer retires after 29 years

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer thanks his family for their support at his retirement ceremony at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 24, 2016. Weimer served as the command chief of the 5th Bomb Wing for the last two years. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer thanks his family for their support at his retirement ceremony at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 24, 2016. Weimer served as the command chief of the 5th Bomb Wing for the last two years. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer smiles at the crowd during his retirement ceremony at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 24, 2016. Weimer retired after 29 years of service and recently served as the command chief of the 5th Bomb Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer smiles at the crowd during his retirement ceremony at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 24, 2016. Weimer retired after 29 years of service and recently served as the command chief of the 5th Bomb Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer is applauded during his retirement ceremony at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 24, 2016. Weimer celebrated his 29 years of service with his final flight of a B-52 Stratofortress June 23. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer is applauded during his retirement ceremony at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 24, 2016. Weimer celebrated his 29 years of service with his final flight of a B-52 Stratofortress June 23. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer offers a gift to his wife, LeAnn, during his retirement ceremony at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 24, 2016. Weimer served as the command chief of the 5th Bomb Wing since July 2014. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer offers a gift to his wife, LeAnn, during his retirement ceremony at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 24, 2016. Weimer served as the command chief of the 5th Bomb Wing since July 2014. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer is retired by presiding officer Col. Jason Armagost at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 24, 2016. Weimer served as the command chief of the 5th Bomb Wing alongside Armagost from July 2014-June 2016. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer is retired by presiding officer Col. Jason Armagost at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 24, 2016. Weimer served as the command chief of the 5th Bomb Wing alongside Armagost from July 2014-June 2016. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer, accepts the retirement pin from his wife, LeAnn, at his retirement ceremony at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 24, 2016. Weimer retired after 29 years of service and recently served as the command chief of the 5th Bomb Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer, accepts the retirement pin from his wife, LeAnn, at his retirement ceremony at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 24, 2016. Weimer retired after 29 years of service and recently served as the command chief of the 5th Bomb Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer accepts the flag from his sons at his retirement ceremony at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 24, 2016. Weimer retired after 29 years of service and recently served as the command chief of the 5th Bomb Wing.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer accepts the flag from his sons at his retirement ceremony at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 24, 2016. Weimer retired after 29 years of service and recently served as the command chief of the 5th Bomb Wing.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer smiles as he is officially relieved from active duty at his retirement ceremony at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 24, 2016. Weimer served as the command chief of the 5th Bomb Wing since July 2014. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer smiles as he is officially relieved from active duty at his retirement ceremony at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 24, 2016. Weimer served as the command chief of the 5th Bomb Wing since July 2014. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer, left, poses with the aircrew from his “fini-flight” at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 23, 2016. Weimer retired from active duty June 24 after 29 years of service to the Air Force.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer, left, poses with the aircrew from his “fini-flight” at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 23, 2016. Weimer retired from active duty June 24 after 29 years of service to the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer poses with his family, friends and Airmen from Minot Air Force Base, N.D., after celebration of his “fini-flight” June 23, 2016. The “fini-flight” is the final flight taken by an aircrew member at his current assignment. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)
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Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer poses with his family, friends and Airmen from Minot Air Force Base, N.D., after celebration of his “fini-flight” June 23, 2016. The “fini-flight” is the final flight taken by an aircrew member at his current assignment. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer talks with family and friends after celebration of his “fini-flight” at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 23, 2016. Weimer retired from active duty June 24 after 29 years of service to the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)
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Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer talks with family and friends after celebration of his “fini-flight” at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 23, 2016. Weimer retired from active duty June 24 after 29 years of service to the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer hugs his wife LeAnne after celebration of his “fini-flight” at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 23, 2016. The “fini-flight” is the final flight taken by an aircrew member at his current assignment. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)
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Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer hugs his wife LeAnne after celebration of his “fini-flight” at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 23, 2016. The “fini-flight” is the final flight taken by an aircrew member at his current assignment. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

Family and friends of Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer wait for Weimer to debark a B-52 Stratofortress to celebrate his final flight at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 23, 2016. It is an Air Force tradition to have family, friends and Airmen from the wing toast the departing aircrew member and hose him down with water as they debark the aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)
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Family and friends of Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer wait for Weimer to debark a B-52 Stratofortress to celebrate his final flight at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., June 23, 2016. It is an Air Force tradition to have family, friends and Airmen from the wing toast the departing aircrew member and hose him down with water as they debark the aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Jessica Weissman)

MINOT AIR FORCE BASE, N.D. -- Chief Master Sgt. Geoff Weimer retired from active duty June 24, 2016 at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., after 29 years of service. Weimer served as the command chief of the 5th Bomb Wing for the last two years alongside Col. Jason Armogast, the presiding officer of the ceremony. Weimer completed his “fini-flight” at Minot AFB, June 23, 2016. It is Air Force tradition to have family, friends and Airmen from the wing toast the departing aircrew member and hose them down with water as they debark the aircraft.
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