17 mai 2018

US Air Force rescue units move closer to Africa and Eastern Europe | Air Force Times


On April 20, Air Force pararescue airmen conducted their final jump over Royal Air Force Lakenheath, England, before their units — the 56th and 57th Rescue Squadrons — permanently moved to Aviano Air Base, Italy. That move went ahead on May 15, as the rescue units’ HH-60G Pave Hawks conducted a final flight during a farewell ceremony at the Lakenheath flightline. Air Force officials said they are relocating the two rescue squadrons to Aviano to provide strategic combat search and rescue [...]