Pentagon Activates National Guard, Sends Helicopters to Aid in Deadly Hawaii Fires

CH-47 Chinook perform aerial water bucket drops on Maui

The Pentagon announced that it has sent a number of troops and military helicopters to Hawaii to assist in rescue-and-recovery efforts in the wake of devastating wildfires that swept through the island of Maui. “As of this morning, the National Guard has activated 134 National Guard personnel — 99 from the Army National Guard and […]