Military Airlift Command Joins Firefighting Effort
California's still on fire, but the Air Force is now helping out. Check out the map:
The 153 Airlift Wing, Cheyenne WY, the 145th Airlift Wing, Charlotte NC, and the 302 Airlift Wing, Colorado Springs CO, are providing two MAFFS C-130 aircraft each and support personnel to Southern California. The aircraft and personnel are based at Channel Islands Air National Guard Base. The MAFFS are under the command of Colonel Steve Rader of the 153rd Airlift Wing.