NEWS | Aug. 8, 2017

JB Charleston deploys TIS in support of Mobility Guardian

By Airman Joshua R. Maund 628th Public Affairs

Airman 1st Class Mateo Willis, 437th Aerial Port Squadron cargo load team member, guides a transportation isolation system into the back of a C-17 Globemaster III at Joint Base Charleston, S.C. Aug. 3, 2017. The TIS is designed to provide aeromedical evacuation for patients with known or suspected exposure to a contagious or infectious disease while protecting aircraft and aircrew. The TIS was deployed to facilitate aeromedical evacuation aspects of Mobility Guardian, Air Mobility Command’s premier exercise.