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An HH-60G Pave Hawk from the 41st Rescue Squadron takes off for a sortie in support of Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, Aug. 29, 2017, at Easterwood Airport, College Station, Texas.

An HH-60G Pave Hawk from the 41st Rescue Squadron takes off for a sortie in support of Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, Aug. 29, 2017, at Easterwood Airport, College Station, Texas. The 347th Rescue Group from Moody Air Force Base, Ga., sent aircraft and personnel in support of FEMA during Hurricane Harvey disaster response efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Ryan Callaghan)

A 41st Helicopter Maintenance Unit crew chief, lays on the hangar floor next to a helicopter extraction ladder and other various equipment, Aug. 29, 2017, at Easterwood Airport, College Station, Texas.

A 41st Helicopter Maintenance Unit crew chief, lays on the hangar floor next to a helicopter extraction ladder and other various equipment, Aug. 29, 2017, at Easterwood Airport, College Station, Texas. The 347th Rescue Group from Moody Air Force Base, Ga., sent aircraft and personnel in support of FEMA during Hurricane Harvey disaster response efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Ryan Callaghan)

A rescue crew made up of pararescuemen, special missions aviators and pilots returns from a sortie in support of Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, Aug. 29, 2017, at Easterwood Airport, College Station, Texas.

A rescue crew made up of pararescuemen, special missions aviators and pilots returns from a sortie in support of Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, Aug. 29, 2017, at Easterwood Airport, College Station, Texas. The formation of two HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopters was credited with 11 saves on their first mission. The 347th Rescue Group from Moody Air Force Base, Ga., sent aircraft and personnel in support of FEMA during Hurricane Harvey disaster response efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Ryan Callaghan)

A maintainer from the 41st Helicopter Maintenance Unit waits to bring chocks to an HH-60G Pave Hawk after it completed a sortie in support of Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, Aug. 29, 2017, at Easterwood Airport, College Station, Texas.

A maintainer from the 41st Helicopter Maintenance Unit waits to bring chocks to an HH-60G Pave Hawk after it completed a sortie in support of Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, Aug. 29, 2017, at Easterwood Airport, College Station, Texas. The 347th Rescue Group from Moody Air Force Base, Ga., sent aircraft and personnel in support of FEMA during Hurricane Harvey disaster response efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Ryan Callaghan)

An HH-60G Pave Hawk pilot from the 41st Rescue Squadron walks across the flightline following a sortie in support of Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, Aug. 29, 2017, at Easterwood Airport, College Station, Texas.

An HH-60G Pave Hawk pilot from the 41st Rescue Squadron walks across the flightline following a sortie in support of Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, Aug. 29, 2017, at Easterwood Airport, College Station, Texas. The formation of two Pave Hawks was credited with 11 saves on their first mission. The 347th Rescue Group from Moody Air Force Base, Ga., sent aircraft and personnel in support of FEMA during Hurricane Harvey disaster response efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Ryan Callaghan)

An HH-60G Pave Hawk from the 41st Rescue Squadron returns from a sortie in support of Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, Aug. 29, 2017, at Easterwood Airport, College Station, Texas.

An HH-60G Pave Hawk from the 41st Rescue Squadron returns from a sortie in support of Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, Aug. 29, 2017, at Easterwood Airport, College Station, Texas. The formation of two HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopters was credited with 11 saves on their first mission. The 347th Rescue Group from Moody Air Force Base, Ga., sent aircraft and personnel in support of FEMA during Hurricane Harvey disaster response efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Ryan Callaghan)

COLLEGE STATION, Texas --

HH-60G Pave Hawks from the 41st Rescue Squadron launched for sorties in support of Hurricane Harvey relief efforts Aug. 29 at Easterwood Airport, College Station, Texas. The 347th Rescue Group from Moody Air Force Base, Georgia, sent aircraft and Airmen in support of FEMA during Hurricane Harvey disaster response efforts.