51st FSS hosts Christmas tree lighting

Col. Andrew Hansen, 51st Fighter Wing commander, smiles as he pulls the switch to light up the Christmas tree during the lighting ceremony at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 8, 2016. The tree lighting ceremony began with the Osan Chapel Children’s Choir singing Christmas carols, the lighting of the Christmas tree, and ending the evening with a visit from Santa Claus. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Rasheen Douglas)

Col. Andrew Hansen, 51st Fighter Wing commander, smiles as he pulls the switch to light up the Christmas tree during the lighting ceremony at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 8, 2016. The tree lighting ceremony began with the Osan Chapel Children’s Choir singing Christmas carols, the lighting of the Christmas tree, and ending the evening with a visit from Santa Claus. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Rasheen Douglas)

Members of Team Osan eat at the Osan Holiday Party at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 8, 2016. The party was open to service members and families to enjoy food, prize giveaways and live entertainment.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Rasheen Douglas)

Members of Team Osan eat at the Osan Holiday Party at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 8, 2016. The party was open to service members and families to enjoy food, prize giveaways and live entertainment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Rasheen Douglas)

Santa Claus passes out candy to children during the Christmas tree lighting ceremony at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 8, 2016. Osan children sang Christmas carols before Santa appeared, riding on a fire engine. (U.S. Air Force by Tech. Sgt. Rasheen Douglas)

Santa Claus passes out candy to children during the Christmas tree lighting ceremony at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 8, 2016. Osan children sang Christmas carols before Santa appeared, riding on a fire engine. (U.S. Air Force by Tech. Sgt. Rasheen Douglas)

Col. Andrew Hansen, 51st Fighter Wing commander, addresses service members and their families at the opening of the Christmas tree lighting ceremony at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 8, 2016. Hansen encouraged everyone to support and care for themselves and to not miss out on any festivities going on around the base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Rasheen Douglas)

Col. Andrew Hansen, 51st Fighter Wing commander, addresses service members and their families at the opening of the Christmas tree lighting ceremony at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 8, 2016. Hansen encouraged everyone to support and care for themselves and to not miss out on any festivities going on around the base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Rasheen Douglas)

Children from the Osan Chapel Children’s Choir perform Christmas carols for the Christmas tree lighting ceremony at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 8, 2016. Hundreds of service members and their families gathered in the “Main Square” in front of the base theater to witness the lighting of the tree. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Rasheen Douglas)

Children from the Osan Chapel Children’s Choir perform Christmas carols for the Christmas tree lighting ceremony at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 8, 2016. Hundreds of service members and their families gathered in the “Main Square” in front of the base theater to witness the lighting of the tree. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Rasheen Douglas)

OSAN AIR BASE, Repubic of Korea -- Col. Andrew Hansen, 51st Fighter Wing commander, smiles as he pulls the switch to light up the Christmas tree during the lighting ceremony at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 8, 2016. The tree lighting ceremony began with the Osan Chapel Children’s Choir singing Christmas carols, the lighting of the Christmas tree, and ending the evening with a visit from Santa Claus. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Rasheen Douglas)