445th AMDS, ASTS deploy to New York to help with COVID-19 pandemic
Col. Raymond A. Smith, Jr., 445th Airlift Wing commander, briefs deploying members from the 445th Airlift Wing’s Aerospace Medicine and Aeromedical Staging Squadrons, during out-processing here April 5, 2020. Airmen from the 445th Airlift Wing were notified April 4, 2020 that they would be mobilized to New York City to help with the COVID-19 pandemic. The Citizen Airmen will join other military personnel providing medical services at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City. This deployment is part of a larger mobilization package of more than 120 doctors, nurses and respiratory technicians Air Force Reserve units across the nation provided over the past 48 hours in support of COVID-19 response to take care of Americans. (U.S. Air Force photo/Mr. Patrick O’Reilly)

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