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Pittsburgh Reservists ' preparation pays off

MANAS AIR BASE, Kyrgyzstan -- Deployed Reserve members from the 911th Airlift Wing, Pittsburgh Air Reserve Station, celebrate their team's victory as the loudspeakers boom "Pittsburgh's going to the Super Bowl!."  They packed their "Terrible Towels" before deploying in hopes that the Steelers would do well in the playoffs. Preparation paid off. The Steelers went on to win Super Bowl XL, 21-10, over the Seattle Seahawks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Laura Gale).

MANAS AIR BASE, Kyrgyzstan -- Deployed Reserve members from the 911th Airlift Wing, Pittsburgh Air Reserve Station, celebrate their team's victory as the loudspeakers boom "Pittsburgh's going to the Super Bowl!." They packed their "Terrible Towels" before deploying in hopes that the Steelers would do well in the playoffs. Preparation paid off. The Steelers went on to win Super Bowl XL, 21-10, over the Seattle Seahawks Feb. 5. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Lara Gale).