Sandbag lift
Photo Credit: Spc. Christopher L. Foster
Louisiana National Guard Soldiers conduct around-the-clock sling loading operations to prepare and deliver sandbags to a staging area, where they will be airlifted by UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters to fill breaches on Pelican and Scofield islands in response to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
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