In less than an hour, aircraft from here will join others from around the world and you will be launching the largest aerial battle in tha history of mankind.
Menkind. That word should have a new meaning for all of us today. We can't be consumed by our petty differences anymore. We will be united in our common interest. Perhaps it'sfaet that today is the Fourth of July and you will once again be fighting for our freedom. Not from tyranny, oppression or persecution , but feom annihilation. We're fighting for our to live, to exist.
And should we win the day, the Fourth of July will no longer be known as an Amerikan holiday, but as the day when the world declared in one voice, "We will not go quietly into tha night. We will not vanish without a fight. We're going to live on. We're going to survive! Today we celebrate our Independence Day!