Scott Air Force Base A single base in southwestern Illinois coordinates the movement of all the equipment and troops overseas. Tom Weber of member station KWMU reports from Scott Air Force Base on the U.S. Transportation Command -- Trans-Com -- a system that handles the supply and troop movement logistics for every branch of the U.S. military, wherever they travel in the world.
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A single base in southwestern Illinois coordinates the movement of all the equipment and troops overseas. Tom Weber of member station KWMU reports from Scott Air Force Base on the U.S. Transportation Command — Trans-Com — a system that handles the supply and troop movement logistics for every branch of the U.S. military, wherever they travel in the world.