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Team Osan clears debris from Typhoon Lingling

Team Osan’s 51st Civil Engineering Squadron clear debris blown from structures following high winds caused by Typhoon Lingling at Osan Air Base.

The “Mongrels” from Team Osan’s 51st Civil Engineering Squadron clear debris blown from structures following high winds caused by Typhoon Lingling at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, September 7, 2019. The base’s mission-essential personnel work throughout the storm to clear loose debris, which can have greater impacts on the wing’s joint and combined operational capabilities if not cleared in a timely manner. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Daniel de La Fé)

Team Osan’s 51st Civil Engineering Squadron clear debris blown from structures following high winds caused by Typhoon Lingling at Osan Air Base.

Senior Airmen Cecil Bailey, 51st Security Forces Squadron patrolmen and force response leader, blocks access to a road on Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, while 51st Civil Engineering Squadron Airmen respond to Typhoon Lingling related damage September 7, 2019. Security Forces plays a critical role ensuring personal safety during natural disasters by limiting access to areas affected by storms. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Daniel de La Fé)

Team Osan’s 51st Civil Engineering Squadron clear debris blown from structures following high winds caused by Typhoon Lingling at Osan Air Base.

Senior Airmen Christopher Brown, 51st Civil Engineering Squadron heavy equipment operator, clears debris blocking a main road on Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, September 7, 2019. Brown and hundreds of mission-essential personnel from the CES and the 51st Security Forces Squadron worked together to ensure safety and continued access the installation during Typhoon Lingling. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Daniel de La Fé)

Team Osan’s 51st Civil Engineering Squadron clear debris blown from structures following high winds caused by Typhoon Lingling at Osan Air Base.

Senior Airmen Christopher Brown, 51st Civil Engineering Squadron heavy equipment operator, Staff Sgt. Allen Brewer, 51st CE pavement and construction equipment journeyman, and Tech. Sgt. Matt Davis, 51st Fighter Wing Public Affairs photojournalist, clear debris blocking a main road on Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, September 7, 2019. Mission-essential personnel responded to fallen trees and damage across the base caused by Typhoon Lingling’s high wind and heavy rains. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Daniel de La Fé)

Team Osan’s 51st Civil Engineering Squadron clear debris blown from structures following high winds caused by Typhoon Lingling at Osan Air Base.

Senior Airmen Christopher Brown, 51st Civil Engineering Squadron heavy equipment operator, operates an excavator while clearing a fallen tree at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, September 7, 2019. Typhoon Lingling brought heavy rains and high winds, which saturated the soil leading to fallen trees and flooding across the peninsula. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Daniel de La Fé)

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