The Air Force stood up the 772nd Expeditionary Airlift Squadron, a new C-130J unit, at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, March 15, 2009. The new squadron will assist with the buildup of US troops in the region by 17,000. Here, one of the C-130Js arrives at Kandahar, March 14, 2009.
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