Cannon Welcomes MH-53J 367

Cannon Welcomes MH-53J 367

Reporter: From Super Jolly Green Giant to the present, the MH-53J pave low III remains a giant in Air Force history. The pave low was celebrated as air commandos gathered for Air Force Special Operations Command, or AFSOC, heritage. Hickman: The reason for celebrating and recognizing the importance of this aircraft is its contribution to

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What Is the Jet Stream?

What Is the Jet Stream?

What is the jet stream? Jet streams are bands of strong wind that generally blow from west to east all across the globe. Jet streams form when warm air masses meet cold air masses in the atmosphere. Air masses have different temperatures because the Sun doesn’t heat the whole Earth evenly. Areas near the equator

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Ride Along with NYPD’s Air-Sea Rescue Unit

>>DETECTIVE ERIN NOLAN: [NYPD Pilot] You just don’t know what can happen. It’s a different, a different mission every day.>>DETECTIVE VINCENT APREA: [NYPD Pilot] Everyday here is rewarding. You get to fly. It’s a, it’s a good place to be, the best seat in the house to the greatest show on earth. To be successful

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Black Hawks in Afghanistan

Black Hawks in Afghanistan

[SSgt J. Peargin] The Black Hawks are critical to many missions in Afghanistan, including medical evacuations, cargo and personnel drops, and air support for ground forces. A lot of the missions that we do as an air assault battalion are conducting the deliberate assaults for the ground task force commander. If there are specific targets

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Russian valkyries ride the helicopters

Russian valkyries ride the helicopters

“Kolibri” (“The Hummingbirds”), the first female helicopter squad has sprung up in Russia Occasionally, it was presented in Moscow on March, 8 – the International Women Day There are five women in the “The Hummingbirds” squad Among the members of the team is Yekaterina Oreshnikova who is the only female pilot in Russian Emegency aviation

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Port Dawg Mission

Port Dawg Mission

What does it mean to be a Port Dawg? It means always being ready to move the world. We’re in constant motion making the mission happen. We’re transporters stuffing planes with cargo and passengers helping get equipment and people to where they need to go. We expedite logistics because we are an integral part of

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