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  • Escorting evacuated elders

    Airmen from the 81st Logistics Readiness Squadron assisted in the rescue of elderly residents evacuating a fire at Seashore Oaks Assisted Living Facility in Biloxi, Mississippi, after receiving a call, Sept. 17. Staff Sgt. Christopher Carpe, 81st LRS ground transportation and equipment support NCO in charge, and Airman 1st Class Jared Hill, 81st LRS ground transportation personnel, arrived at the facility with a 44-passenger bus around 30 minutes after being contacted. Approximately 60 elderly residents were in need of immediate assistance.
  • Moving On Up: Peak Season for Relocation

    The summer peak season for household goods shipments has arrived. The Joint Personal Property Shipping Office-South Central along with the 81st Logistics Readiness Squadron Personal Property Processing Office wants to provide helpful tips to avoid issues with the busy summer season. Between May and August there is an influx of military and commercial moves, along with shortages in transportation service providers’ equipment and manning that results in a decrease in the capacity of workflow that can be managed in a timely manner.