A Sigh of Relief

December 2001
Airman;Dec2001, Vol. 45 Issue 12, p8
Focuses on the airdrop operations of the United States (U.S.) Air Force involving the delivery of meals and other humanitarian supplies to refugees in Afghanistan during the U.S.-led war on terrorism. Estimated number of meals dropped during the war; Challenges involved in the airdrop operations; Discussion of procedures followed during the airdrops. INSET: Airdrops safer thanks to loadmasters, by Gerry J. Gilmore.


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