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Colorado Civil Air Patrol crew in Texas to aid in Hurricane Harvey efforts. Colorado Civil Air Patrol crew in Texas to aid in Hurricane Harvey efforts.
Colorado Civil Air Patrol crew in Texas to aid in Hurricane Harvey efforts. Colorado Civil Air Patrol crew in Texas to aid in Hurricane Harvey efforts.

COLORADO SPRINGS - The Colorado Civil Air Patrol deployed three aircrafts to assist FEMA in Hurricane Harvey efforts Thursday. Aerial photographers will use images to assess the worst damaged areas affected. 

“I’m very pleased our Wing can assist Texas with this disaster. We were able to deploy our aircraft quickly and safely to meet our tasking goals. Our members are volunteering their time and skills to help our fellow Americans in need” said Colonel Celeste Gamache, Colorado Wing Commander.

Texas Wing Commander, Colonel Sean Crandall is also pleased with all the support, as he notes over 170 volunteers from 19 states are helping support Air Operations. 

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