145th Airlift Wing

Science & Environment
3:11 pm
Fri August 2, 2013

NC Guard Fighting Western Fires

Members of the North Carolina Air National Guard's 145th Airlift Wing are again fighting wildfires in the western US this summer.
Credit Scott Graf

Members of the North Carolina Air National Guard's 145th Airlift Wing are again fighting wildfires in the western US this summer. Members of the Charlotte-based unit were first dispatched to Arizona, and are now in Idaho. It's the same unit that lost four crew members in a crash in South Dakota last summer.  

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