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In total about 640 refugees made it out of Kabul, a defense official told the publication, far more people than the crew had intended to transport.
“The crew made the decision to go,” an official told the outlet.
The massive plane is stationed out of Dover Air Force Base in Delaware, the report said, and belongs to the 436th Air Wing.
The C-17 was the subject of more chaos on Monday as thousands of Afghans were filmed desperately chasing after and clinging to one of them as it motored down the runway ahead of takeoff.