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79th Rescue Squadron
The 79th RQS operates the HC-130J Combat King II and provides rapidly deployable combat search and rescue forces to combatant commanders worldwide. It conducts helicopter air refueling and airdrop and air-land of pararescue personnel and equipment in support of combat personnel recovery. Its crews are capable of landings on short, unimproved runways and low-level operations during day or night with night vision goggles.