KY NG Air Crew Responds To Record Floods
August 9, 2022
July 29, 2022 - Kentucky National Guard Soldiers and Airmen search from a helicopter to render flood relief efforts in response to a declared state of emergency in eastern Kentucky in late-July 2022. Their mission consists of supporting Soldier movement, joint support transport, delivery of emergency supplies, and surveying flooded areas looking for Kentucky survivors.
The scenes from their helicopter provide just a glimpse of the Kentucky flood disaster caused by ongoing heavy rain from severe storms over several days ... causing America's deadliest non-tropical flash flood in 45 years.
In the five days that followed...
Image created by USA Patriotism! from U.S. Army National Guard photos by Sgt. Jesse Elbouab.
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