Secretary of the Air Force Barbara Barrett will be presenting the Air Force Cross to a Special Tactics Airman during a ceremony at 11:30 a.m. MST at Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico, Dec.10, 2020.
SSgt Alaxey Germanovich, an ST combat controller with the 26th STS, will be awarded the nation’s second highest medal for gallantry against an armed enemy of the U.S. in combat.
With this honor, SSgt Germanovich becomes the 12th Special Tactics Airman to receive the Air Force Cross since 9/11.
Special Tactics is the Air Force’s most highly decorated community since the Vietnam War.
The ceremony will be available for viewing via livestream on the Air Force Special Tactics Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/AFSpecialTactics/