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Moffett's Air Guardsmen rescue sick baby at sea

Original post made on Apr 13, 2014

A Moffett Field-based team of Air National Guardsmen rescued a seriously ill 1-year-old baby and her family from a sailboat 1,000 miles off the coast of Baja California early Sunday morning. The rescue team continued to provide support for the family aboard the USS Vandergrift when it reached San Diego on Wednesday morning, April 9.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, April 11, 2014, 12:00 AM

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Posted by MVlady
a resident of Monta Loma
on Apr 13, 2014 at 8:35 pm

hopefully their insurance will cover the cost of the rescue. I see no reason why taxpayers would have to pay for such reckless behavior. Reminds me the Abby Sunderland trip around the world that turned sour. Australian and French taxpayers paid for her rescue. She did not pay a dime,


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