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Joint Task Force-Bravo re-deploys aircraft in C-5 Super Galaxy

Photo of CH-47 Chinook in the back of a C-5 Super Galaxy.

Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment (1-228th Aviation Regiment), Joint Task Force-Bravo (JTF-B), Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, load a CH-47 Chinook helicopter into a C-5 Super Galaxy from Westover Air Reserve Base, Massachusetts, during re-deployment at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Sept. 9, 2021. With the assistance of JTF-B, the 1-228th Aviation Regiment and a small logistics team with the 612th Air Base Squadron, Soto Cano Air Base, Joint Task Force-Haiti completed 671 missions, transported 587,950 pounds of relief supplies and equipment, and assisted and rescued 477 Haitians. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Marleah Cabano)

Photo of CH-47 Chinook in the back of a C-5 Super Galaxy.

Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment, Joint Task Force-Bravo, Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, load a CH-47 Chinook helicopter into a C-5 Super Galaxy from Westover Air Reserve Base, Massachusetts, during re-deployment at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Sept. 9, 2021. At the request of U.S. Southern Command, service members deployed to support relief efforts for the people of Haiti after the nation was hit by an earthquake, Aug. 14. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Marleah Cabano)

Photo of soldiers loading a CH-47 Chinook into the back of a C-5 Super Galaxy.

Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment (1-228th Aviation Regiment), Joint Task Force-Bravo (JTF-B), Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, load a CH-47 Chinook helicopter into a C-5 Super Galaxy from Westover Air Reserve Base, Massachusetts, during re-deployment at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Sept. 9, 2021. With the assistance of JTF-B, the 1-228th Aviation Regiment and a small logistics team with the 612th Air Base Squadron, Soto Cano Air Base, Joint Task Force-Haiti completed 671 missions, transported 587,950 pounds of relief supplies and equipment, and assisted and rescued 477 Haitians. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Marleah Cabano)

Photo of soldiers loading load two HH-60 Black Hawk helicopters and three UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters into a C-5 Super Galaxy.

Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment (1-228th Aviation Regiment), Joint Task Force-Bravo (JTF-B), Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, load two HH-60 Black Hawk helicopters and three UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters into a C-5 Super Galaxy from Westover Air Reserve Base, Massachusetts, at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Sept. 9, 2021. With the assistance of JTF-B, the 1-228th Aviation Regiment and a small logistics team with the 612th Air Base Squadron, Soto Cano Air Base, Joint Task Force-Haiti completed 671 missions, transported 587,950 lbs of relief supplies and equipment, and assisted and rescued 477 Haitians. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Marleah Cabano)

Soldiers load an UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter into a C-5 Super Galaxy.

Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment, Joint Task Force-Bravo, Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, load an UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter into a C-5 Super Galaxy from Westover Air Reserve Base, Massachusetts, at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Sept. 9, 2021. A total of two HH-60s and three UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters into the C-5 for re-deployment back to Soto Cano AB. Aircrew with JTF-B flew 700km and more than 500 hours, saving lives and delivering aid in Haiti. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Marleah Cabano)

Soldiers load an UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter into a C-5 Super Galaxy.

Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment (1-228th Aviation Regiment), Joint Task Force-Bravo (JTF-B), Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, load an UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter into a C-5 Super Galaxy from Westover Air Reserve Base, Massachusetts, at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Sept. 9, 2021. A total of two HH-60s and three UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters into the C-5 for re-deployment back to Soto Cano AB. With the assistance of JTF-B, the 1-228th Aviation Regiment and a small logistics team with the 612th Air Base Squadron, Soto Cano Air Base, Joint Task Force-Haiti completed 671 missions, transported 587,950 lbs of relief supplies and equipment, and assisted and rescued 477 Haitians. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Marleah Cabano)

Soldiers load an HH-60 Black Hawk helicopter into a C-5 Super Galaxy.

Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment, Joint Task Force-Bravo, Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, load an HH-60 Black Hawk helicopter into a C-5 Super Galaxy from Westover Air Reserve Base, Massachusetts, at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Sept. 9, 2021. A total of two HH-60s and three UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters into the C-5 for re-deployment back to Soto Cano AB. Aircrew with JTF-B flew 700km and more than 500 hours, saving lives and delivering aid in Haiti. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Marleah Cabano)

Soldiers load an HH-60 Black Hawk helicopter into a C-5 Super Galaxy.

Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment (1-228th Aviation Regiment), Joint Task Force-Bravo (JTF-B), Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, load an HH-60 Black Hawk helicopter into a C-5 Super Galaxy from Westover Air Reserve Base, Massachusetts, at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Sept. 9, 2021. A total of two HH-60s and three UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters into the C-5 for re-deployment back to Soto Cano AB. With the assistance of JTF-B, the 1-228th Aviation Regiment and a small logistics team with the 612th Air Base Squadron, Soto Cano Air Base, Joint Task Force-Haiti completed 671 missions, transported 587,950 lbs of relief supplies and equipment, and assisted and rescued 477 Haitians. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Marleah Cabano)

Soldiers load a CH-47 Chinook helicopter into a C-5 Super Galaxy.

Soldiers with the 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment, Joint Task Force-Bravo (JTF-B), Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, load a CH-47 Chinook helicopter into a C-5 Super Galaxy from Westover Air Reserve Base, Massachusetts, during re-deployment at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Sept. 9, 2021. Members of JTF-B supported U.S. Agency for International Development, the lead U.S. federal agency for foreign disaster assistance, by supplying relief efforts to the people of Haiti who were affected by the recent earthquake, Aug. 14. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Marleah Cabano)

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