U.S. Air Force Col. Mark Kelly, commander of the 4th Fighter Wing, and his wife, Tanya, say goodbye to North Carolina Gov. Bev Perdue after completing a base tour at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, N.C., Dec. 11, 2009. Perdue?s visit included a mission brief, a press conference and tours of the child development center and flight line. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Courtney Richardson/Released)