Pacific Commandos exercise readiness during typhoon evac
U.S. Air Force 353rd Special Operations Maintenance Squadron and 353rd Special Operations Support Squadron personnel load onto a U.S. Air Force 17th Special Operations Squadron MC-130J Commando II during a typhoon evacuation Sept. 12, 2017, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. Executing a contingency response exercise, the 353rd Special Operations Group seamlessly transitioned to a real-world typhoon evacuation in order to protect SOG assets and maintain SOF mission capability. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. Jessica Tait)