Throughout the week-long exercise, the 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment delivered more than 399,000 lbs. of building materials to remote locations and the MEDEL administered care to more than 1,200 patients.
230507-F-PJ703-239.JPG Photo By: Tech. Sgt. Duncan McElroy

PANAMA CITY, Panama - U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Henry Zaring, 235th Air Traffic Control Squadron landing zone safety officer, controls a CH-47 Chinook assigned to the 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment during exercise Keel Billed Toucan 2023 at a Servicio Nacional Aeronaval (SENAN) base May 7, 2023, in Nicanor, Panama. Exercises like KBT 23 give Joint Task Force-Bravo, based in Honduras, opportunities to hone its humanitarian assistance and disaster relief skills by working with regional partners, while also providing aid to remote areas across Central America. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Duncan McElroy)


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