Air Force Moves Florida Aircraft to Prepare for Tropical Storm Karen

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Air Force CV-22 Ospreys wait to depart the flightline at Hurlburt Field, Fla., Oct. 3, 2013. The Air Force was relocating the aircraft to prepare for the possible arrival of Tropical Storm Karen.  U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. John Bainter
  • Air Force Staff Sgt. Johnathan Pierce adjusts a 25-mm Gatling gun on an aircraft for departure on Hurlburt Field, Fla., Oct. 3, 2013. Pierce is a weapons load crew technician for 1st Special Operations Equipment Maintenance Squadron. U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. John Bainter
  • U.S. Air Force AC-130U Spooky Gunship sits in the Freedom Hangar on Hurlburt Field, Fla., Oct. 3, 2013. U.S. Air Force Photo/Staff Sgt. John Bainter
  • Senior Airman Oscar Baca and Staff Sgt. Johnathan Pierce prepare a 105mm cannon for departure at Hurlburt Field, Fla., Oct. 3, 2013. The Air Force is relocating Hurlburt aircraft to prepare for the possible arrival of developing Tropical Storm Karen. Baca and Pierce are weapons load crew technicians for 1st Special Operations Equipment Maintenance Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. John Bainter
  • Air Force CV-22 Ospreys sit folded in a hangar at Hurlburt Field, Fla., Oct. 3, 2013. U.S. Air Force Photo/Staff Sgt. John Bainter
  • An Air Force CV-22 Osprey taxis on the flightline at Hurlburt Field, Fla., Oct. 3, 2013. The aircraft departed to prepare for the possible arrival of developing Tropical Storm Karen. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. John Bainter