Loadmasters from the 36th Airlift Squadron, Yokota Air Base, push a low-cost low-altitude bundle from the back of a C-130H during Operation Christmas Drop, Dec. 8, 2015. This is the first trilateral Operation Christmas Drop where the U.S. Air Force, Japan Air Self-Defense Force and Royal Australian Air Force will work together to provide critical supplies to 56 Micronesian islands impacting 20,000 people covering 1,000 by 1,800 nautical miles while training for regional humanitarian aid and disaster response. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Melissa K. Mekpongsatorn)
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