Spirit of Freedom event to honor service members. Hundreds of Delta employees from the five branches of the U.S. military will join Richard and invited guests tomorrow at 11 a.m. for the unveiling of the “Spirit of Freedom” aircraft in Bay 10 at the TechOps Center in Atlanta. The Boeing 757-200 is being dedicated to the more than 10,000 employees who currently serve or have previously served in our nation’s armed forces. Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal, Major General Jim Butterworth, Ronald Young, executive director of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve and Richard will give remarks at the event while Delta’s own honor guard and members of The Delta Chorale will perform during the ceremony.