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  • 302nd AW MAFFS part of surge support for more than 20 California fires

     A 302nd Airlift Wing aerial firefighting C-130 Hercules aircraft returned here after seven weeks of Reserve Citizen Airmen supporting U.S. Forest Service firefighting efforts in the Western U.S., Sept. 17.The 302nd AW began Modular Airborne Fire Fighting System operations after receiving a request for assistance from the National Interagency
  • AFNORTH mobility planners surpass 1,500 flights supporting FEMA’s hurricane relief efforts

    Air Forces Northern air mobility planners surpassed 1,500 flights Sept. 30 when 32 relief flights were completed to St. Croix, Virgin Islands, and San Juan, Puerto Rico.
  • Grand Forks AFB Airmen assist in hurricane relief

    Airmen here prepared to deploy supplies to Puerto Rico in support of the Hurricane Maria relief efforts Sept. 30, 2017.
  • Nevada Guard personnel and communications equipment en route to Puerto Rico

    RENO, Nev. – A total of 12 Nevada Guard Soldiers and Airmen departed Nevada Friday aboard a Nevada Air Guard C-130 cargo plane and are en route to Puerto Rico to assist with the disaster relief after Hurricane Maria struck the territory last week.The six Soldiers who departed are communications specialists who will operate a Joint Incident Site
  • 445th supports Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Maria

    The 445th Airlift Wing continues to provide support to millions affected by recent hurricanes. The 445th was the first Reserve unit to volunteer and support Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.
  • Colorado AF Reservists, C-130s join hurricane disaster relief efforts

    Two C-130 Hercules aircraft and 18 Reserve Citizen Airmen assigned to the 302nd Airlift Wing are providing airlift in support of disaster relief and humanitarian assistance operations in the eastern Caribbean areas.Since their departure from Peterson Air Force Base, Sept. 23, the Reservists have flown airlift missions transporting cargo and
  • Flying Jennies support hurricane relief efforts, transport patients

    The U.S. Air Force Reserve’s 815th Airlift Squadron spent the last week supporting relief efforts to Caribbean Islands devastated by Hurricanes Maria and Irma this month.
  • 43d AMOG assists in Hurricane Maria relief efforts

    Airmen in the 43d Air Mobility Squadron Aerial Port assisted an aircrew from 22nd Airlift Squadron at Travis Air Force Base, Calif., in loading a 45,000-pound Federal Aviation Administration power generator bound for Puerto Rico on a C-5M Super Galaxy on Green Ramp here at Pope Army Airfield Sept. 27. Airmen in the 43d AMS also received and palletized water and meals which were delivered to Puerto Rico along with the generator.
  • Savannah Air Guard training center turns Operational to support Hurricane Maria

    For the first time in its history, the Air Dominance Center, a training facility at the Savannah Air National Guard base is used in an operational capacity, to support Hurricane Irma and Maria relief efforts in Puerto Rico.
  • 317th Airlift Wing vital to Hurricane Irma relief efforts

    Airmen from the 317th Airlift Wing have been supporting Hurricane Irma relief efforts since it began its destructive path through the Caribbean. The storm made direct hits on Barbuda, St. Barthélemy, St. Martin, Anguilla and the British Virgin Islands, and raked the United States Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico with hurricane-force winds and