11 Sep '17, 9pm

Joint effort moves personnel, cargo to Virgin Island storm victims:

Joint effort moves personnel, cargo to Virgin Island storm victims:

ST. CROIX, Virgin Islands - In a joint effort, Soldiers and Airmen – with the help of U.S. Navy helicopters and crew - moved personnel and tremendous amounts of cargo from St. Croix to St. Thomas and St. John to aid Hurricane Irma recovery efforts. Thirty-six members of the Virgin Islands National Guard and 164th Logistics Readiness Squadron, 164th Airlift Wing Air National Guard out of Memphis, Tennessee, and Rhode Island set up an Air Terminal Operations Center and conducted Joint Reception, Staging, Onward Movement, and Integration out of the UPS air terminal near the Henry E. Rohlsen Airport. "We've been tasked to assist with the hurricane relief," said Air Force Master Sgt. John Briggs, a 2T2 aerial porter, with the 164th LRS. "This would consist of airfield operations - support the download and upload of immediate assistance of food, water and necessities to help reb...

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navy.mil 11 Sep '17, 7pm

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nationalguard.mil 21 Sep '17, 11pm

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