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45th OG change of command

Brig. Gen. Wayne Monteith, 45th Space Wing commander, presents Col. Burton Catledge, 45th Operations Group commander, with a guidon during a change of command ceremony June 30, 2016, at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla. Changes of command are a military tradition representing the transfer of responsibilities from the presiding official to the upcoming official. (U.S. Air Force photo/Benjamin Thacker/Released)

Brig. Gen. Wayne Monteith, 45th Space Wing commander, presents Col. Burton Catledge, 45th Operations Group commander, with a guidon during a change of command ceremony June 30, 2016, at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla. Changes of command are a military tradition representing the transfer of responsibilities from the presiding official to the upcoming official. (U.S. Air Force photo/Benjamin Thacker/Released)

PATRICK AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. --

Brig. Gen. Wayne Monteith, 45th Space Wing commander, presents Col. Burton Catledge, 45th Operations Group commander, with a guidon during a change of command ceremony June 30, 2016, at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla. Changes of command are a military tradition representing the transfer of responsibilities from the presiding official to the upcoming official.