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New command at South Alabama Regional Airport

Andalusia, Al (WSFA) -- There's a new command in place at the South Alabama Regional Airport in Andalusia.  Until now,  the 2nd 210th Battalion of Fort Rucker has been the sister battalion of the city. 

That group was disbanded by the Army, and now the city is adopting the 1st of the 111th Battalion. 

During a change of command ceremony on Wednesday, Lieutenant Colonel William Murray handed over authority to Lieutenant Colonel Garry Thompson.

The 111th will now oversee the airport's control tower

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