US Navy Hurricane Harvey Relief Operatsions

170903-F-KA253-0577 HOUSTON (Sept. 3, 2017) An aerial view of the flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas, Sept. 3, 2017. Hurricane Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. U.S. military assets supported FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr./Released)
170903-F-KA253-0320 BEAUMONT, Texas (Sept. 3, 2017) U.S. Army Soldiers and U.S. Navy Sailors load bottled water onto a U.S. Navy MH-60S Sea Hawk assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 21, for delivery to victims of Hurricane Harvey, Sept. 3, 2017. Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. U.S. military assets supported FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr.,/Released)
170903-F-KA253-0214 BEAUMONT, Texas (Sept. 3, 2017) U.S. Army Soldiers and U.S. Navy Sailors load bottled water onto a U.S. Navy MH-60S Sea Hawk assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 21, to victims of Hurricane Harvey, Sept. 3, 2017. Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. U.S. military assets supported FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr.,/Released)
170903-F-KA253-0074 HOUSTON (Sept. 3, 2017) An aerial view of the flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas, Sept. 3, 2017. Hurricane Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. U.S. military assets supported FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr./Released)
170831-F-KA253-0957 HOUSTON (Aug. 31, 2017) Aviation Warfare Specialist 3rd Class Mike Morrison, assigned to Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (HM) 14, surveys the flooded areas of Houston, Texas aboard a U.S. Navy MH-53E Sea Dragon during the Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, Aug. 31, 2017. Hurricane Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. U.S. military assets supported FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr./Released)
170831-F-KA253-0906 HOUSTON (Aug. 31, 2017) An MH-53E Sea Dragon assigned to Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (HM) 14, flies over flooded areas of Houston, Texas, Aug. 31, 2017, while on a mission to deliver food and water. Hurricane Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. U.S. military assets supported FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr./Released)
170831-F-KA253-0647 HOUSTON (Aug. 31, 2017) An aerial view of the flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas, Aug. 31, 2017. Hurricane Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. U.S. military assets supported FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr./Released)
170831-F-KA253-0494 HOUSTON (Aug. 31, 2017) An MH-53E Sea Dragon assigned to Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (HM) 14, flies over flooded areas of Houston, Texas, Aug. 31, 2017, while on a mission to deliver food and water. Hurricane Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. U.S. military assets supported FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr./Released)
170831-F-KA253-0386 KATY, Texas (Aug. 31, 2017) Pallets of water and Meals Ready to Eat (MREs) are loaded aboard a U.S. Navy MH-53E Sea Dragon assigned to Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (HM) 14, in preparation for Hurricane Harvey relief support at Katy, Texas, Aug. 31, 2017. Hurricane Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. U.S. military assets supported FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr./Released)
170831-F-KA253-0357 KATY, Texas (Aug. 31, 2017) Aviation Warfare Specialist 3rd Class Kylie McDonald, left, passes Aviation Warfare Specialist 3rd Class Mike Morrison, right, a cargo strap to secure pallets of water aboard a U.S. Navy MH-53E Sea Dragon assigned to Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (MH) 14, for take off in preparation for Hurricane Harvey relief support at Katy, Texas, Aug. 31, 2017. Hurricane Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. U.S. military assets supported FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr./Released)
170831-F-KA253-0254 KELLY FIELD ANNEX, Texas (Aug. 31, 2017) Aviation Warfare Specialist Senior Chief Phillip Freer, assigned to Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (HM) 14, pushes a pallet of water onto a U.S. Navy MH-53E Sea Dragon for Hurricane Harvey relief support at Katy, Texas, Aug. 31, 2017. Hurricane Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. U.S. military assets supported FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr./Released)
170831-F-KA253-0067 KELLY FIELD ANNEX, Texas (Aug. 31, 2017) Aviation Warfare Specialist Senior Chief Phillip Freer, assigned to Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (HM) 14, observe the area for take off aboard a U.S. Navy MH-53E Sea Dragon in preparation for Hurricane Harvey relief support at Kelly Field Annex, Texas, Aug. 31, 2017. Hurricane Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. U.S. military assets supported FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr./Released)
170831-F-KA253-0024 KELLY FIELD ANNEX, Texas (Aug. 31, 2017) Aviation Warfare Specialist 3rd Class Blayne Jarman, left, and Aviation Warfare Specialist Senior Chief Phillip Freer, right, both assigned to Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (HM) 14, observe the area for take off aboard a U.S. Navy MH-53E Sea Dragon in preparation for Hurricane Harvey relief support at Kelly Field Annex, Texas, Aug. 31, 2017. Hurricane Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. U.S. military assets supported FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr./Released)
170831-F-KA253-0016 KELLY FIELD ANNEX, Texas (Aug. 31, 2017) U.S. Navy Aviation Warfare Specialist 3rd Class Mike Morrison, assigned to the Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (HM) 14, observes the area aboard an MH-53E Sea Dragon for take off in preparation for Hurricane Harvey relief support at Kelly Field Annex, Texas, Aug. 31, 2017. Hurricane Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. U.S. military assets supported FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr./Released)
170831-N-TJ319-058 ATLANTIC OCEAN (Aug. 31, 17) Seaman Luke Farley handles line on the forecastle during sea and anchor detail aboard the amphibious dock landing ship USS Oak Hill (LSD 51) in preparation to assist with disaster relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. U.S. Fleet Forces Command sent personnel and assets to bolster U.S. Northern Command’s support of FEMA’s assistance to federal, state and local authority’s ongoing relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Jessica L. Dowell/Released)
170831-N-OH262-428 NORFOLK (Aug. 31, 2017) The dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS William Mclean (T-AKE 12) gets underway from Naval Station Norfolk in support of federal, state and local authority’s ongoing relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. (U.S. Navy photo by Bill Mesta/Released)
170903-F-KA253-0320 BEAUMONT, Texas (Sept. 3, 2017) U.S. Army Soldiers and U.S. Navy Sailors load bottled water onto a U.S. Navy MH-60S Sea Hawk assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 21, for delivery to victims of Hurricane Harvey, Sept. 3, 2017. Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. U.S. military assets supported FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr.,/Released)
170831-F-KA253-0576 HOUSTON (Aug. 31, 2017) An MH-53E Sea Dragon assigned to Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (HM) 14, flies over flooded areas of Houston, Texas, Aug. 31, 2017, while on a mission to deliver food and water. Hurricane Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. U.S. military assets supported FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr./Released)
170831-F-KA253-0293 KATY, Texas (Aug. 31, 2017) Aviation Warfare Specialist Senior Chief Phillip Freer, assigned to Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (HM) 14, guides a forklift loading a pallet of water onto a U.S. Navy MH-53E Sea Dragon for Hurricane Harvey relief support at Katy, Texas, Aug. 31, 2017. Hurricane Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. U.S. military assets supported FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr./Released)
170831-F-KA253-0254 KELLY FIELD ANNEX, Texas (Aug. 31, 2017) Aviation Warfare Specialist Senior Chief Phillip Freer, assigned to Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (HM) 14, pushes a pallet of water onto a U.S. Navy MH-53E Sea Dragon for Hurricane Harvey relief support at Katy, Texas, Aug. 31, 2017. Hurricane Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. U.S. military assets supported FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr./Released)
170731-N-EO381-180 NORFOLK, Va. (Aug 31, 2017) The amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) departs Naval Station Norfolk to support Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. U.S. military assets are supporting FEMA as well as state and local authorities in rescue and relief efforts in wake of Hurricane Harvey. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Casey J. Hopkins/Released)