Fort McCoy News May 09, 2014

Weekend training missions

Photo of airlift squadron



Chief Master Sgt. Dale Place (top), 27th Aerial Port Squadron (APS), Senior Airmen Jesse Sunde, 96th Airlift Squadron, and Andrew Dudley, 27th APS, guide the pallet as it is loaded into a C-130 aircraft during a night flying exercise at Fort McCoy, Wis.

Capt. Andrew Reinhart, (bottom) 96th Airlift Squadron, watches the first three aircraft in the formation flight as they head into the sunset toward Sioux Falls, S.D.

The weekend training missions for the 96th Airlift Squadron and 27th APS included preparing and deploying air drops, unscheduled landings, operating in night vision environment and deploying flares.

U.S. Air Force photos by Shannon McKay

Photo of airlift squadron