Tuskegee airman buried at Arlington

An Air Force honor guard carries the casket of former Tuskegee airman, retired Lt. Col. Luke Weathers during burial services at Arlington National Cemetery i Arlington, Va., Friday, Jan. 20, 2012. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

January 20, 2012 5:01:54 PM PST
On the same day that retired Air Force Lt. Col. Luke Weathers Jr. took his resting place among other war and military heroes, his real-life story as a World War II aviator played out on movie screens across the country.