Lt. Col. Ray P. Matherne assumes command

Lt. Col. Ray P. Matherne, son of Cliff and Evelyn Matherne of Granbury, recently assumed command of the 612th Air Base Squadron in a ceremony held on Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras. As Commander, Colonel Matherne leads the 150 airmen of 612th to provide direct support to Joint Task Force-BRAVO and 12th Air Force by operating and maintaining Soto Cano Air Base as the only U.S. strategic airfield in Central America.