US Army prepares for Hurricane Maria

US Army Lt Col Dave Morgan, officer in charge of the Army Aviation Element, Joint Task Force – Saint Martin, spoke about joint operations supporting JTF-LI and preparing for Hurricane Maria. The task force is moving their aircraft to Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, in preparation for Hurricane Maria, so they can continue their humanitarian assistance and disaster relief mission once the storm passes. 

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