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455th AEW Photos

Blood Transshipment Center saves lives

Senior Airman Charles Thomas bags ice for a blood product shipment at the 379th Expeditionary Medical Group Blood Transshipment Center, Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, Jan. 17, 2014. The BTC serves as the central point for storage and inventory assessment of all blood products in Central Command’s area of responsibility. The BTC ships an average of 600 blood products weekly supporting 43 medical treatment facilities throughout the AOR. Thomas is a medical laboratory technician deployed from Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., and a Birmingham, Ala., native. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. David Miller)

PHOTO BY: Master Sgt. David Miller
VIRIN: 140117-F-EN483-016.JPG
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