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Racers deploy in support of Hurricane Irma relief efforts

Racers deploy in support of Hurricane Irma relief efforts

Indiana Air National Guard Airmen with the 181st Intelligence Wing, Communications Flight, depart the 181st Intelligence Wing, Terre Haute, Ind., Sep. 10, 2017. The team will head to Florida to setup communication capabilities using a Joint Incident Site Communications Capability. (U. S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. John S. Chapman)

Racers deploy in support of Hurricane Irma relief efforts

Indiana Air National Guard Airmen with the 181st Intelligence Wing, Communications Flight, depart the 181st Intelligence Wing, Terre Haute, Ind., Sep. 10, 2017, transporting a Joint Incident Site Communications Capability (JISCC). The JISCC is used to maintain communications between joint forces and agencies involved in a response to a disaster, providing internet, radio and telephone capabilities. (U. S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. John S. Chapman)

Racers deploy in support of Hurricane Irma relief efforts

Indiana Air National Guard Airmen with the 181st Intelligence Wing, Communications Flight, depart the 181st Intelligence Wing, Terre Haute, Ind., Sep. 10, 2017, transporting a Joint Incident Site Communications Capability (JISCC). The JISCC is used to maintain communications between joint forces and agencies involved in a response to a disaster, providing internet, radio and telephone capabilities. (U. S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. John S. Chapman)

HULMAN FIELD AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Ind. -- HULMAN FIELD AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Ind. — Six Indiana Air National Guard Airmen assigned to the 181st Intelligence Wing Communications Flight deployed to Florida with the 38th Infantry Division in support of Hurricane Irma rescue, relief and recovery efforts.

The 181 IW Communications Flight maintains a deployable satellite communications system, the Joint Incident Site Communications Capability.

The JISCC is used to maintain communications between joint forces and agencies involved in a response to a disaster, providing internet, radio and telephone capabilities.


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