Ambassador Sherman Visits Beja Air Base

Accompanied by the Defense Air Attaché Col. Glenn LeMasters and Political Officer Mark Gul of U.S. Embassy Lisbon, Ambassador Sherman made a visit to the Beja Air Base where he was received by Col. José Gaspar, the Commander of Air Base 11. The Ambassador and accompanying staff were briefed about the air base mission and toured the base infrastructure and met with the Base Commander and Base Senior Leaders. After leaving the Air Base the Ambassador had a courtesy call with the Mayor of Beja João Rocha.