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Photo By: Staff Sgt. Caila Arahood
165th ASOS could be a “secret weapon” in hurricane response
Sep 9, 2019
SAVANNAH, Ga. - A U.S. Air Force joint terminal attack controller, assigned to the 165th Air Support Squadron, Georgia Air National Guard, performs a sound check while giving a presentation of their communication system installed in their Humvee called a Battlefield Airman System of Integrated Communications (BASIC) in Savannah, Ga. on August 13, 2019. The BASIC allows JTAC airmen to establish communications on multiple frequencies including HF, UHF, VHF, FM and SATCOM radios all while being protected from harsh conditions in an armored vehicle following a natural disaster. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Caila Arahood)
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