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  • JB Charleston provides aid to hurricane victims

    Two C-17 Globemaster III left Joint base Charleston carrying 30.6 tons of relief supplies to Alexandria International Airport, Alexandria, Louisiana in response to Hurricane Harvey Aug. 29.Once the aircraft arrived in Louisiana, the cargo was offloaded and brought to strategic forward positions to assist in relief efforts.Preparations for this
  • 43d AMOG Airmen support Mobility Guardian exercise

    Airmen in the 43d Air Mobility Operations Group joined more than 3,000 Airmen, Soldiers, Sailors, Marines and international partners in the state of Washington in support of Exercise Mobility Guardian. The exercise tested the abilities of Mobility Air Forces to execute rapid global mobility missions in dynamic, contested environments.
  • MAFFS continues wildland fire suppression efforts

    PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.— Modular Airborne Fire Fighting System-equipped C-130 Hercules aircraft from the Air Force Reserve Command and Air National Guard continue supporting wildland fire suppression efforts as the National Preparedness level reaches its highest level.The three federally activated MAFFS equipped-aircraft and crews from the
  • Team Dover C-5s return to the fight

    The first of Team Dover’s C-5M Super Galaxy airlifters took flight early Aug. 2 after a two-and-a-half-week Air Mobility Command commander-directed stand-down.
  • AMC commander directs return of five Dover C-5s to flying, orders fleet-wide fixes

    The Air Mobility Command commander returned five C-5M Super Galaxy airlifters from Dover Air Force Base, Delaware, to flying operations today following repairs to the aircraft's nose landing gear.
  • Mobility Guardian, AMC’s premier exercise

    Train like we fight is the focus of the inaugural iteration of the largest scale exercise that Air Mobility Command has ever undertaken. Mobility Guardian will feature over 3,000 personnel, including 25 international countries from July 31 to August 11 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.
  • Contingency response forces provide mobility expertise during Exercise Saber Guardian ‘17

    BEZMER AIR BASE, Bulgaria -- Approximately 80 Airmen assigned to the 321st Contingency Response Squadron Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, are deployed here in support of the exercise Saber Guardian July 14 to 25.Saber Guardian is an annual multinational exercise held in the Black Sea region as part of the U.S. European Command Joint
  • AMC commander meets with Congress, mobility air force caucus

    The Air Mobility Command commander, Gen. Carlton D. Everhart II, was invited by Congress to speak to congressional leaders at the Congressional Mobility Air Forces Caucus Breakfast, July 12, in Washington D.C.
  • USAF demonstrates capabilities in European theater

    RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany – The U.S. Air Force airlift provides the capability to deploy armed forces and assets anywhere in the world within hours.