Operation RENAISSANCE

Several wrapped pallets of supplies stand at the foreground, awaiting loading into the belly of a Canadian cargo plane, with the Government of Canada logo prominently displayed just behind the cockpit window. Groups of runway technicians dot the night time scene.
Sept. 12 -- Disaster relief supplies are loaded onto a Royal Canadian Air Force CC-177 Globemaster in Bordeaux, France, to be transported to the Caribbean island of Guadeloupe. The Government of Canada is supporting a request from France to airlift equipment and supplies to the region to assist in France’s humanitarian relief efforts following the Caribbean hurricanes. Photo: Master Corporal Louis Brunet, Royal Canadian Air Force Public Affairs

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  • A Canadian military member pulls hard on the netting surrounding a pallet of relief supplies to manoeuvre it into the belly of a CC-177 Globemaster cargo plane.
  • Canadian and French military personnel push a large pallet of supplies deep into the interior of a CC-177 Globemaster cargo plane.
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