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563d RQG rescues, flies injured sailors to California

U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Chris Young, 48th Rescue Squadron Pararescueman in control of patient transportation operations, prepares to receive injured patients from two 55th RQS HH-60G Pavehawks after they land at Cabo San Lucas International Airport, Mexico, May 5, 2014. The Pavehawks extracted two injured sailors and six Guardian Angels from a ship 540 nautical miles off the Pacific Coast of Mexico, then transported by a 79th RQS HC-130J Combat King II to Naval Air Station North Island, Calif. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Adam Grant/Released

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Adam GrantReleased
VIRIN: 140505-F-HZ705-067.JPG
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