TITLE

AMC airlifts survivors

PUB. DATE
August 1998
SOURCE
Aviation Week & Space Technology;8/17/1998, Vol. 149 Issue 7, p73
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that the United States Air Mobility Command (AMC) is operating a fleet of 21 transports and other logistical aircraft in support of rescue and evacuation work in the wake of terrorist attacks on US embassies in Africa in August 1998. Number of missions flown; The aircraft included in the effort; Bodies of embassy employees which were flown back to the US, accompanied by Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright; The 62-member team which specializes in search and rescue within collapsed structures.
ACCESSION #
974954

 

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