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8:17 am on Wednesday August 27, 2008

Charleston-based ship to help with Georgian relief

Image by Coast GuardImage by 20080827dallas.jpg 378-foot, Charleston-homeported, U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Dallas is off to supply Georgia with aid. The Charleston-based Coast Guard Cutter Dallas is scheduled to deliver humanitarian aid to the...
3:55 am on Wednesday August 20, 2008

Charleston airmen shipping supplies to Georgian conflict

Air crews stationed at Charleston's Air Base are helping to package ship out supplies to the Georgian government after its conflict with Russia. The shipments consist largely of food rations. Live 5 News has the story, here's an excerpt: In just...
11:27 am on Thursday August 14, 2008

Charleston air crew transports Georgian troops out of Iraq

Image by U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Christina M. StyerImage by 20080814georgian.jpg The 816th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron used C-17s to return the Georgian troops home. Charleston-based airmen transported 2,000 Georgian troops back home in...