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908th Airlift Wing departs from Maxwell AFB

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) -

A group of Reservists based at Maxwell Air Force Base are headed to Central and South America.

The C-130 Hercules aircraft departed Saturday morning.

The 908th Airlift Wing is beginning a four month rotation in support of Coronet Oak operations.

Coronet Oak provides airlift support for U.S. embassies and other government agencies throughout Central and South America.

The 908th will provide continuous support through November.

Most of the group that departed Saturday morning will return in about two weeks.

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