Officials at Tyndall say millions in additional funding has expedited rebuilding efforts following a hurricane last October.
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VA facilities have back-up power, but the department cannot ensure electricity for veterans, Wilkie said.
Authorities urged U.S. military personnel and their families at bases on the Kanto Plain to stock up and sit tight.
Base officials said that completing the repairs will still take another two or three years.
The 621st Contingency Response Wing has the mission to set up or restore airfields in disaster response.
Sen. Marco Rubio says sailors and Marines can help relieve the suffering in the Bahamas.
Hurricane Dorian bypassed Northwest Florida's military bases, but Hurricane Michael has remained front and center.
Six Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopters and nine cutters are helping in the aid effort in the Bahamas.
September is National Preparedness Month: 30 days dedicated to the promotion of family, disaster, and emergency planning.