176th Wing delivers rescue capabilities across Pacific

Kadena Air Base, Japan -- U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Christopher Harding, 212th Rescue Squadron pararescueman, performs a military free fall from a C-17 Globemaster from the 249th Airlift Squadron Oct. 31, 2015, near the coast of White Beach Naval Base, Japan. The aircraft airdropped an Alaska Air National Guard Guardian Angel rescue team along with two rescue crafts to conduct a long range search and rescue exercise. The C-17 also delivered an HH-60 Pave Hawk along with a maintenance crew to extract the team if needed. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Ivan Chatham/Released)

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