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Tech. Sgt. Brent Watkins, 366th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter tends to a simulated injury during an exercise April 5, 2018, at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho. The Major Accident Response Exercise tested first responders on dealing with a downed aircraft and securing large numbers of people. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jeremy D. Wolff) Gunfighters conduct MARE exercise
Members of the 366th Fighter Wing combined their efforts to tackle a Major Accident Response Exercise here April 5, 2018. The simulated incident centered around a jet striking a bird and crashing into a second jet parked on the ground. Once the aircraft was downed, first responders immediately jumped into action and took control of the situation.
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The 366th and 124th Fighter Wings walk through emergency checklists in a response exercise at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Nov. 30, 2016. The two wings collaborated on updating and improving checklists, while training for a mass accident response. (U.S. Air Force photo by 2nd Lt. Kevyn Stinett/Released) Gunfighters streamline emergency planning with Gowen Field
Col. Jefferson O’Donnell, 366th Fighter Wing commander, welcomed Gowen Field leadership, Nov. 30, to prepare and train base agencies on how to respond to a large-scale emergency if it were to happen between the two bases. The 366th and 124th FW came together for the first recorded table-top mass accident response exercise, reviewing emergency scenarios step-by-step over a working lunch.
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