Air Force Medical Service Art

The evolution of aeromedical evacuation capabilities help deployed medicine take flight
Medical personnel prepare Corporal Richard Ramirez, a member of the 1st Marine Division, for medical evacuation by a C-141B Starlifter aircraft from Al-Jubail Airport to Germany for treatment of chest wounds sustained during Operation DESERT STORM. During this time, Aeromedical Evacuation teams were prepared and were able to transport up to 3,600 casualties a day. (U.S. Air Force photo)

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Photo by: Air Force Surgeon General Public Affairs |  VIRIN: 160114-F-EX708-002.JPG