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Scott AFB assists with Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

SCOTT AFB – Last Friday, members of the 375th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron deployed to the region of the U.S. where Hurricane Harvey relief efforts are underway to assist with patient transportation.

Pilots of a C-17 Globemaster III from Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst arrive to Scott Air Force Base to pick up 375th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron personnel and humanitarian aid cargo in support of the Hurricane Harvey relief and response efforts, Scott Air Force Base, Ill., Aug. 30, 2017. The 375th AES will be staged at Little Rock Air Force Base, where the team will pick up high-priority patients from George Bush Intercontinental Airport and transport them to one of seven hospital locations across the states of Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Tennessee Mississippi, and Alabama. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Jodi Martinez)

 

Members of the 375th Logistics Readiness Squadron load disaster relief cargo onto a C-17 Globemaster III following the mobilization of the 375th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, who will provide Hurricane Harvey medical aid for high-priority patients. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Jodi Martinez)

 

375th Air Mobility Wing and Scott Air Force Base installation commander, Col. John Howard, speaks to members of the 375th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron following the AES mobilization to support the Hurricane Harvey relief and response efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Jodi Martinez)

 

Staff Sgt. Juan Arce, 375th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, signs the peace symbol as he loads a C-17 Globemaster III following the mobilization of his squadron, which will provide Hurricane Harvey medical aid for high-priority patients. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Jodi Martinez)