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Soldiers, Marines work together to establish fuel point at Puerto Cabezas

PUERTO CABEZAS, Nicaragua – A U.S. Marine Corps KC-130 assigned to the Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 452 (VMGR-452), delivers fuel for hurricane relief missions following landfall of Hurricane Felix.  The KC-130 pumped 3,500 gallons of jet fuel into an Advanced Aviation Forward Area Refueling System here that was set up by soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment from Joint Task Force-Bravo at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Sonny Cohrs)

PUERTO CABEZAS, Nicaragua – A U.S. Marine Corps KC-130 assigned to the Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 452 (VMGR-452), delivers fuel for hurricane relief missions following landfall of Hurricane Felix. The KC-130 pumped 3,500 gallons of jet fuel into an Advanced Aviation Forward Area Refueling System here that was set up by soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment from Joint Task Force-Bravo at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Sonny Cohrs)

PUERTO CABEZAS, Nicaragua – (Right) Marine Staff Sgt. Chris Krzyzak, assigned to Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 452 (VMGR-452), and Army Sgt. Victor Flores, 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment from Joint Task Force-Bravo at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, work together to secure a fuel line to a KC-130 here Sept. 15.  The sergeants are transferring fuel from the KC-130 to an Advanced Aviation Forward Area Refueling System to refuel aircraft supporting relief missions following Hurricane Felix. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Sonny Cohrs)

PUERTO CABEZAS, Nicaragua – (Right) Marine Staff Sgt. Chris Krzyzak, assigned to Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 452 (VMGR-452), and Army Sgt. Victor Flores, 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment from Joint Task Force-Bravo at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, work together to secure a fuel line to a KC-130 here Sept. 15. The sergeants are transferring fuel from the KC-130 to an Advanced Aviation Forward Area Refueling System to refuel aircraft supporting relief missions following Hurricane Felix. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Sonny Cohrs)

PUERTO CABEZAS, Nicaragua – Marine Staff Sgt. Charles Miller (left) and Marine Corporal Ethan Moore, both assigned to the Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 452 (VMGR-452), connect a fuel hose to a KC-130 here Sept. 15.  The KC-130 pumped 3,500 gallons of jet fuel into an Advanced Aviation Forward Area Refueling System here that was set up by soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment from Joint Task Force-Bravo at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, to support aircraft flying relief missions following Hurricane Felix.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Sonny Cohrs)

PUERTO CABEZAS, Nicaragua – Marine Staff Sgt. Charles Miller (left) and Marine Corporal Ethan Moore, both assigned to the Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 452 (VMGR-452), connect a fuel hose to a KC-130 here Sept. 15. The KC-130 pumped 3,500 gallons of jet fuel into an Advanced Aviation Forward Area Refueling System here that was set up by soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment from Joint Task Force-Bravo at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, to support aircraft flying relief missions following Hurricane Felix. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Sonny Cohrs)

PUERTO CABEZAS, Nicaragua – Army Sergeants Andrea Dickey (right) and Victor Flores, both assigned to Joint Task Force-Bravo at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, affix a refueling hose to a U.S. Marine Corps KC-130 assigned to the Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 452 (VMGR-452).  The KC-130 pumped 3,500 gallons of jet fuel into an Advanced Aviation Forward Area Refueling System here to support hurricane relief missions following landfall of Hurricane Felix. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Sonny Cohrs)

PUERTO CABEZAS, Nicaragua – Army Sergeants Andrea Dickey (right) and Victor Flores, both assigned to Joint Task Force-Bravo at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, affix a refueling hose to a U.S. Marine Corps KC-130 assigned to the Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 452 (VMGR-452). The KC-130 pumped 3,500 gallons of jet fuel into an Advanced Aviation Forward Area Refueling System here to support hurricane relief missions following landfall of Hurricane Felix. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Sonny Cohrs)

PUERTO CABEZAS, Nicaragua – Army Sgt. Robert Schaffer, 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, retrieves supplies from a bin near a U.S. Marine Corps KC-130 assigned to the Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 452 (VMGR-452) here Sept. 15.  Sergeant Schaffer assisted with the setup of an Advanced Aviation Forward Area Refueling System to refuel aircraft supporting relief missions following Hurricane Felix. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Sonny Cohrs)

PUERTO CABEZAS, Nicaragua – Army Sgt. Robert Schaffer, 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, retrieves supplies from a bin near a U.S. Marine Corps KC-130 assigned to the Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 452 (VMGR-452) here Sept. 15. Sergeant Schaffer assisted with the setup of an Advanced Aviation Forward Area Refueling System to refuel aircraft supporting relief missions following Hurricane Felix. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Sonny Cohrs)

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