Airmen load KC-10 for humanitarian effort

U.S. Air Force K Loaders standby in preparation for loading Global Samaritan Resources’ pallets of food as part of a humanitarian assistance mission at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 20, 2016. The shipment contained approximately 475,000 servings of fortified dehydrated food that will be used to help feed Iraqi refugees. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class April Lancto)

U.S. Air Force K Loaders standby in preparation for loading Global Samaritan Resources’ pallets of food as part of a humanitarian assistance mission at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 20, 2016. The shipment contained approximately 475,000 servings of fortified dehydrated food that will be used to help feed Iraqi refugees. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class April Lancto)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Eric Hazelwood, 7th Logistics Readiness Squadron air transportation craftsman, prepares to load pallets at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 20, 2016. This cargo was donated from Global Samaritan Resources based in Abilene, Texas, and the food will be transported to an air base near Erbil, Iraq, for distribution to Iraqi refugees. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class April Lancto)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Eric Hazelwood, 7th Logistics Readiness Squadron air transportation craftsman, prepares to load pallets at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 20, 2016. This cargo was donated from Global Samaritan Resources based in Abilene, Texas, and the food will be transported to an air base near Erbil, Iraq, for distribution to Iraqi refugees. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class April Lancto)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Brian Ho, left, and Staff Sgt. Eric Hazelwood, 7th Logistics Readiness Squadron air transportation specialists, push Global Samaritan Resources’ pallets of food onto a vehicle at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 20, 2016. When the shipment arrives at its location, the Barzani Charity Foundation will pick it up and distribute it to Iraqi refugees. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class April Lancto)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Brian Ho, left, and Staff Sgt. Eric Hazelwood, 7th Logistics Readiness Squadron air transportation specialists, push Global Samaritan Resources’ pallets of food onto a vehicle at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 20, 2016. When the shipment arrives at its location, the Barzani Charity Foundation will pick it up and distribute it to Iraqi refugees. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class April Lancto)

U.S. Air Force Airmen assigned to the 7th Logistics Readiness Squadron guide a Global Samaritan Resources’ pallet of food onto a K loader at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 20, 2016. Global Samaritan Resources received donations and raised funds to donate fortified dehydrated food for distribution to Iraqi refugees. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class April Lancto)

U.S. Air Force Airmen assigned to the 7th Logistics Readiness Squadron guide a Global Samaritan Resources’ pallet of food onto a K loader at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 20, 2016. Global Samaritan Resources received donations and raised funds to donate fortified dehydrated food for distribution to Iraqi refugees. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class April Lancto)

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Dana Granteed, 76th Air Refueling Squadron a boom operator from Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. signals to air transportation specialists to guide pallets of packed fortified dehydrated food onto a KC-10 Extender at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 20, 2016. Once the shipment arrives at its location, a Barzani Charity Foundation will pick it up and distribute it to Iraqi refugees. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rebecca Van Syoc)

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Dana Granteed, 76th Air Refueling Squadron a boom operator from Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. signals to air transportation specialists to guide pallets of packed fortified dehydrated food onto a KC-10 Extender at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 20, 2016. Once the shipment arrives at its location, a Barzani Charity Foundation will pick it up and distribute it to Iraqi refugees. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rebecca Van Syoc)

Packed food donations from Global Samaritan Resources is transferred from a loading vehicle to a KC-10 Extender at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 20, 2016. Global Samaritan Resources has shipped approximately 1.6 million servings of food over the course of the year to Iraq. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class April Lancto)

Packed food donations from Global Samaritan Resources is transferred from a loading vehicle to a KC-10 Extender at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 20, 2016. Global Samaritan Resources has shipped approximately 1.6 million servings of food over the course of the year to Iraq. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class April Lancto)

U.S. Air Force Airmen assigned to the 7th Logistics Readiness Squadron push a pallet of packed fortified dehydrated food into a KC-10 Extender at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 20, 2016. The shipment was the largest on record for Global Samaritan Resources for refuges in Iraq, equaling about 475,000 servings. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rebecca Van Syoc)

U.S. Air Force Airmen assigned to the 7th Logistics Readiness Squadron push a pallet of packed fortified dehydrated food into a KC-10 Extender at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 20, 2016. The shipment was the largest on record for Global Samaritan Resources for refuges in Iraq, equaling about 475,000 servings. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rebecca Van Syoc)

Packed fortified dehydrated food from Global Samaritan Resources are loaded onto a KC-10 Extender at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 20, 2016. Each serving of the food contained in these shipments contains the daily nutritional value for an average adult. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rebecca Van Syoc)

Packed fortified dehydrated food from Global Samaritan Resources are loaded onto a KC-10 Extender at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, Sept. 20, 2016. Each serving of the food contained in these shipments contains the daily nutritional value for an average adult. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rebecca Van Syoc)

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