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LRAFB delivers supplies to outstation in Somalia

  • Published
  • By Tech. Sgt. Christopher Ruano
  • Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa Combat Camera

CAMP LEMONNIER, DJIBOUTI -- A U.S. Air Force C-130J Super Hercules aircrew, deployed from Little Rock Air Force Base and currently assigned to the 75th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron, delivered supplies to an outstation in Somalia, June 28.

The 75th EAS provides strategic airlift capabilities across the Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa area of responsibility. 

CJTF-HOA is a dynamic operational headquarters, effectively countering violent extremist organizations in East Africa. CJTF-HOA leverages the flexibility of its strategic location as a critical power projection platform and works with partner nations, coalition forces, and interagency/intergovernmental organizations to achieve a unified effort. CJTF-HOA's operations prevent violent extremist organizations from threatening America, ensuring the protection of the homeland, American citizens and American interests.