Cassadee Pope got a chance to thank service members in person when she embarked on her first USO tour in April 2017. Pope not only visited with and performed for over 1,500 service men and women in Alaska, but she also had an opportunity to chat with military personnel on each base and get an up-close look at an F-16 Fighting Falcon! Check out the below video and photo gallery to see more from Pope’s USO tour.
Air Force Col. Todd Robbins, the 354th Fighter Wing vice commander, speaks with Cassadee Pope and her tour manager about the F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft April 8 at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska.
Cassadee Pope enters the stage at the Ernie Walker Theater April 8, on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska.
Cassadee Pope and her band perform during a USO show on April 8, at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska.
Air Force Airman Anthony Anderson, a 354th Force Support Squadron fitness specialist, explains how to use a knocker ball to Cassadee Pope April 8 at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska.
Celebrity ConnectionDuring her USO tour, Pope said, “I’ve had a very warm welcome from the people here. I got to tour the grounds and see breathtaking jets. … Being able to thank the men and women who serve our country has been incredible.”
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