Tech. Sgt. Kimo McKee inputs load weight data for humanitarian aid supplies from the Federal Emergency Management Agency after it was loaded by the Hawaii Air National Guard, Hawaii National Guard and Hickam Air Force Base active-duty Airmen into a C-17 Globemaster III bound for American Samoa to assist in the relief efforts under way Sept. 30, 2009, at Hickam AFB, Hawaii. The efforts are in the wake of tsunamis triggered by an undersea earthquake Sept. 29 that has left more than 140 people dead in the South Pacific region. More than 90 Airmen and Soldiers deployed from Hawaii for the humanitarian mission. Sergeant McKee is a Hawaii Air National Guard loadmaster.
U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Mike Meares
October 22, 2012
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