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Airmen assigned to the 437th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron conduct post-flight inspections on a Globemaster III C-17 Sept. 12, 2018, at Scott Air Force Base, Ill.

Airmen assigned to the 437th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron conduct post-flight inspections on a C-17 Globemaster III Sept. 12, 2018, at Scott Air Force Base, Ill. The team of maintainers serviced more than 10 aircraft that were evacuated from Joint Base Charleston, S.C., to Scott AFB ahead of Hurricane Florence. In all, more than 20 C-17s and supporting personnel were evacuated to various designated safe locations, enabling them to continue their global airlift operations. (Photo by Tech. Sgt. Jonathan Lovelady)

Airman 1st Class Quran Bullock, a 437th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, performs post-flight inspections on top of a C-17 Globemaster III Sept. 12, 2018, at Scott Air Force Base, Ill.

Airman 1st Class Quran Bullock, 437th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, performs post-flight inspections on top of a C-17 Globemaster III Sept. 12, 2018, at Scott Air Force Base, Ill. The team of maintainers serviced more than 10 aircraft that were evacuated from Joint Base Charleston, S.C., to Scott AFB ahead of Hurricane Florence. In all, more than 20 C-17s and supporting personnel were evacuated to various designated safe locations, enabling them to continue their global airlift operations. (Photo by Tech. Sgt. Jonathan Lovelady)

Airman 1st Class Quran Bullock, a 437th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, performs post-flight inspections on top of a C-17 Globemaster III Sept. 12, 2018, at Scott Air Force Base, Ill.

Airman 1st Class Quran Bullock, 437th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, performs post-flight inspections on top of a C-17 Globemaster III Sept. 12, 2018, at Scott Air Force Base, Ill. The team of maintainers serviced more than 10 aircraft that were evacuated from Joint Base Charleston, S.C., to Scott AFB ahead of Hurricane Florence. In all, more than 20 C-17s and supporting personnel were evacuated to various designated safe locations, enabling them to continue their global airlift operations. (Photo by Tech. Sgt. Jonathan Lovelady)

Airman 1st Class Richard Cordell, a 437th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron aerospace propulsion specialist, raises a lift before performing post-flight inspections on a C-17 Globemaster III engine Sept. 12, 2018, at Scott Air Force Base, Ill.

Airman 1st Class Richard Cordell, 437th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron aerospace propulsion specialist, raises a lift before performing post-flight inspections on a C-17 Globemaster III engine Sept. 12, 2018, at Scott Air Force Base, Ill. The team of maintainers serviced more than 10 aircraft that were evacuated from Joint Base Charleston, S.C., to Scott AFB ahead of Hurricane Florence. In all, more than 20 C-17s and supporting personnel were evacuated to various designated safe locations, enabling them to continue their global airlift operations. (Photo by Tech. Sgt. Jonathan Lovelady)

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