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Hawaii National Guard engineers build shelters for volcano evacuees

Hawaii National Guard engineers build shelters for volcano evacuees

| June 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Since June 7, engineers with the Hawaii Army National Guard have been constructing a community of emergency “micro-shelter” housing units here for residents displaced by the ongoing Kilauea eruption.

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National Guard, PTA partner to carry out medevac exercise

National Guard, PTA partner to carry out medevac exercise

| June 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Hawaii National Guard’s Joint Task Force 5-0, working in cooperation with Hilo Medical Center and an active Army aviation unit currently at Pohukuloa Training Area, conducted a medical evacuation training exercise, here, June 6, ultimately to test procedures and ensure smooth military-civilian interface in the event an actual aerial medical evacuation using military helicopters as a result of the eruption and subsequent lava flows in Hawaii County.

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Hawaii National Guard hard at work on micro-shelter project

Hawaii National Guard hard at work on micro-shelter project

| June 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Engineers from the 230th Vertical Engineer Company, Hawaii National Guard, construct 20 microshelters in Pahoa, Hawaii, June 9, 2018.

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Tiger Balm live-fire exercise wraps up

Tiger Balm live-fire exercise wraps up

| June 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

U.S. and Singapore troops conducted a combined arms live fire exercise (CALFEX) at the Battle Area Complex, here, on May 23-24, 2018.

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U.S., Singapore armies conclude Tiger Balm 18

U.S., Singapore armies conclude Tiger Balm 18

| June 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

U.S. and Singapore armies concluded Tiger Balm 18, an annual bilateral exercise, at the 298th Regiment, Multi-Functional Training Unit (MFTU), Regional Training Institute (RTI), here, on May 26, 2018.

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Army National Guard helping in Hawaii as volcano erupts

Army National Guard helping in Hawaii as volcano erupts

| June 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Joint Task Force 5-0 in Hawaii is helping authorities handle evacuations, provide security and monitor air quality as Mount Kilauea spews out clouds of toxic gas and lava destroys homes in its path.

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Video – HIARNG tests for acid rain and air quality during Hawaii lava flow

Video – HIARNG tests for acid rain and air quality during Hawaii lava flow

| May 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Hawaii Army National Guard works with first responders to help support Hawaii County.

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Tiger Balm 18 reunites U.S., Singapore Soldiers during combined training in Hawaii

Tiger Balm 18 reunites U.S., Singapore Soldiers during combined training in Hawaii

| May 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Soldiers from the U.S. and Singapore will combine capabilities and share best practices when they conduct combined training together during Tiger Balm 2018 on the island of Oahu, Hawaii, May 14-26.

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U.S., Singapore armies kickoff Tiger Balm 18

U.S., Singapore armies kickoff Tiger Balm 18

| May 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

U.S. and Singapore armies kicked off Tiger Balm 18, an annual bilateral exercise, at the 298th Regiment, Multi-Functional Training Unit (MFTU), Regional Training Institute (RTI), here, on May 14, 2018.

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Hawaii’s governor tours National Guard efforts during volcanic activity

Hawaii’s governor tours National Guard efforts during volcanic activity

| May 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

Hawaii Governor David Ige visits the lava stricken neighborhoods on Hawaii Island in Pahoa with Hawaii National Guard Deputy Adjutant General, Brig Gen Kenneth Hara, May 8, 2018.

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