AMANDA McCOY/SUN HERALD 
 Air Force National Guard and Air Force Reserve members load a C-17 in prepartion for takeoff from the Combat Readiness Training Center in Gulfport on Wednesday, October 28, 2015. The squad was participating in an aero-medevac training exercise as part of the Mississippi National Guard's Southern Strike.
AMANDA McCOY/SUN HERALD Air Force National Guard and Air Force Reserve members load a C-17 in prepartion for takeoff from the Combat Readiness Training Center in Gulfport on Wednesday, October 28, 2015. The squad was participating in an aero-medevac training exercise as part of the Mississippi National Guard's Southern Strike. AMANDA McCOY SUN HERALD
AMANDA McCOY/SUN HERALD Air Force National Guard and Air Force Reserve members load a C-17 in prepartion for takeoff from the Combat Readiness Training Center in Gulfport on Wednesday, October 28, 2015. The squad was participating in an aero-medevac training exercise as part of the Mississippi National Guard's Southern Strike. AMANDA McCOY SUN HERALD

Southern Strike military exercise brings troops to Coast

October 28, 2015 08:52 PM