Ever wonder how all of the items required get to every single branch of the American military?
That would be the job of the U.S. Transportation Command, based at Scott Air Force Base near Belleville, Ill.
The Belleville News Democrat reports that the work the men and women at U.S. Transportation Command, Air Mobility Command and the Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command at Scott Air Force Base do every day will be featured Friday on the television program Modern Marvels.
According to the paper the episode will highlight "Packaging" and explore the technology and ingenuity required to create and sustain movement of goods.
The hour long show will air at 8 p.m on Friday, Jan. 13 and is available online after it airs.