Christmas Drop in its 65th year

ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE, Guam — Military members from the U.S. Air Force, Coast Guard and Navy, with international support from the Japan Air Self-Defense and Royal Australian Air Force, joined forces to airdrop donated toys, clothes, food items and other necessities to remote islands across the Pacific Ocean as part of Operation Christmas Drop 2016, which began on Dec. 6, according to a U.S. Air Force Public Affairs release.

Christmas Drop is in its 65th year and is the Defense Department’s longest running humanitarian airlift operation. The Operation Christmas Drop volunteers at Andersen Air Force Base . . .

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