Buckley sends aid to Houston

A C-17 takes off for Houston, Texas, with cargo on board that will help the relief effort in the wake of Hurricane Harvey Aug. 30, 2017, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. C-17’s from the 105th Airlift Wing out of Stewart National Guard Base in New York arrived at Buckley AFB to pick up cargo that was largely comprised of medical equipment that will be used to help those affect by Harvey. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Luke W. Nowakowski/Released)

An American flag hangs in the body of a C-17 bound for Houston, Texas, Aug. 30, 2017 on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. C-17's from 104th Airlift Wing transport medical supplies from Buckley AFB to George Bush Intercontinental airport in Houston to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Luke W. Nowakowski/Released)

Units on Buckley Air Force Base help load cargo bound for George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Houston, Texas, Aug. 30, 2017 on Buckley AFB, Colo. The cargo consisted of medical supplies that will be used to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Luke W. Nowakowski/Released)

A crew member from the 105th Airlift Wing out of Stewart National Guard Base in New York, helps load cargo into a C-17 Aug. 30, 2017, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. The 105th Airlift Wing arrived at Buckley AFB to pick up cargo bound for Houston, Texas. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Luke W. Nowakowski/Released)

Col. David Miller Jr., 460th Space Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Rodney Lindsey, 460th Space Wing command chief, visit the flight line on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo., in order to give encouragement to the men and women prepping aircraft that will bring supplies to those in need after Hurricane Harvey Aug. 30, 2017. Medical supplies were loaded into two C-17’s from the 105th Airlift Wing out of Stewart National Guard Base in New York, that will help those affected by Harvey. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Luke W. Nowakowski/Released)

Service members stationed at Buckley Air Force Base load a C-17 with medical supplies that will be used to help victims of Hurricane Harvey Aug. 30, 2017 on Buckley AFB, Colo. C-17’s from the 104th Airlift Wing flew into Buckley to pick up supplies that will be transported to Houston and distributed to those in need. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Luke W. Nowakowski/Released)

Two C-17’s from the 105th Airlift Wing out of Stewart National Guard Base in New York, arrive at Buckley Air Force Base, Colo., to pick up cargo bound for Houston, Texas, Aug. 30, 2017. The cargo being loaded on the two aircraft consisted of medical supplies that will be used to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Luke W. Nowakowski/Released)

Crew members from the 105th Airlift Wing out of Stewart National Guard Base in New York, help coordinate the loading of cargo Aug. 30, 2017, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Two C-17’s from the 105th Airlift Wing arrived at Buckley AFB to pick up cargo bound for Houston, Texas. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Luke W. Nowakowski/Released)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- A C-17 takes off for Houston, Texas, with cargo on board that will help the relief effort in the wake of Hurricane Harvey Aug. 30, 2017, on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. C-17’s from the 105th Airlift Wing out of Stewart National Guard Base in New York arrived at Buckley AFB to pick up cargo that was largely comprised of medical equipment that will be used to help those affect by Harvey. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Luke W. Nowakowski/Released)