Air Force supports Guatemala volcano relief efforts
By Peter Holstein, Air Force Surgeon General Public Affairs
/ Published June 13, 2018
FALLS CHURCH, Va. --
Volcán de Fuego (Spanish for "Volcano of Fire") erupted in Guatemala, near the village of San Miguel Los Lotes, on June 3, 2018, leaving more than 100 dead, 200 injured, and thousands displaced and in need of support. Air Force medical personnel and aircraft from many units are involved in relief efforts, offering medical care and aeromedical evacuation to people injured in the eruption.