Blades of Glory

Base Info
U.S. Air Force HH-60G Pave Hawks from the 33rd Rescue Squadron take off Nov. 30, 2016, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. HH-60G rescue equipment includes a hoist capable of lifting a 600-pound load from a hover height of 200 feet, and a personnel locating system that is compatible with the PRC-112 survival radio and provides range and bearing information to a survivor's location. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Corey Pettis/Released)
U.S. Air Force HH-60G Pave Hawks from the 33rd Rescue Squadron take off Nov. 30, 2016, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. HH-60G rescue equipment includes a hoist capable of lifting a 600-pound load from a hover height of 200 feet, and a personnel locating system that is compatible with the PRC-112 survival radio and provides range and bearing information to a survivor's location. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Corey Pettis/Released)

Blades of Glory

by: Airman 1st Class Corey Pettis | .
18th Wing Public Affairs | .
published: December 09, 2016

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan -- U.S. Air Force HH-60G Pave Hawks from the 33rd Rescue Squadron take off Nov. 30, 2016, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. HH-60G rescue equipment includes a hoist capable of lifting a 600-pound load from a hover height of 200 feet, and a personnel locating system that is compatible with the PRC-112 survival radio and provides range and bearing information to a survivor's location.

(U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Corey Pettis/Released)