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366th Fighter Wing engages in Phase II training exercise

389th Airmen are maintaining and directing flight operations in Mission-Oriented Personal Protective gear.

Airmen from the 389th Fighter Squadron maintain and direct flight operations in Mission-Oriented Personal Protective gear (MOPP) at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, May 19, 2021. Airmen train while wearing MOPP gear as part of a Phase II exercise, that prepares Airmen to effectively work in a contested environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Akeem K. Campbell)

Three Airmen from the 389th Fighter Squadron lifts and transports an Air Intercept Missile to a F-15E Strike Eagle.

Three weapons load crew Airmen from the 389th Fighter Squadron transport an Air Intercept Missile to a F-15E Strike Eagle at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, May 19, 2021. Airmen train while wearing Mission-Oriented Personal Protective gear as part of a Phase II exercise, that prepares Airmen to effectively work in a contested environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Akeem K. Campbell)

An Airman is controlling a jammer vehicle while another is resizing the weapons brace.

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class William Frisby, 389th Fighter Squadron weapons load crew member, operates a jammer vehicle (left) while Staff Sgt. Nolan Smith, 389th Fighter Squadron weapons load crew member, resizes the weapons brace on the jammer (right), at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, May 19, 2021. Airmen train while wearing Mission-Oriented Personal Protective gear as part of a Phase II exercise, that prepares Airmen to effectively work in a contested environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Akeem K. Campbell)

A Republic of Singapore Airman is preparing an F-15SG Strike Eagle for flight.

Republic of Singapore Air Force Airmen from the 428th Fighter Squadron prepare to take flight in response to simulated attacks on Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, May 19, 2021. These simulated attacks were a part of the Phase II exercise to practice their ability to survive and operate in a contested environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Andrea Rozoto)

Two Airmen are working on maintenance personnel accountability by looking at a computer.

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class William Frisby, 389th Fighter Squadron weapons load crew member, operates a jammer vehicle (left) while Staff Sgt. Nolan Smith, 389th Fighter Squadron weapons load crew member, resizes the weapons brace on the jammer (right), at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, May 19, 2021. Airmen train while wearing Mission-Oriented Personal Protective gear as part of a Phase II exercise, that prepares Airmen to effectively work in a contested environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Akeem K. Campbell)

An Airman is writing the time and date on a M-8 paper on top of an orange cone.

U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Roylynn Wiedenmeyer, 366th Fighter Wing Air Staff superintendent, writes the time and date on an M-8 paper as part of a Phase II exercise at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, May 18, 2021. Reporting the time and date indicates when the area was recently inspected for hazardous substances. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Akeem K. Campbell)

An Airman communicates his findings on his radio.

U.S. Air Force Tech Sgt. Nicholas Ramos 366th Fighter Wing Air Staff, knowledge manager reports his findings during a Post Attack Reconnaissance (PAR) Sweep as part of a Phase II exercise at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, May 18, 2021. A PAR sweep is a search for hazards such as evidence of chemical attacks, unexploded ordnance and damages to infrastructure. (U.S. Air Force photo Airman 1st Class Akeem K. Campbell)

An Airman is participating in a simulated live-fire exercise.

A U.S. Air Force Airman from the 366th Civil Engineer Squadron responded to a simulated live-fire incident on Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, May 18, 2021. The live-fire training was part of Phase II, an exercise to test their ability to survive and operate in a contested environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Andrea Rozoto)

Two Airmen inspect each other's Mission-Oriented Personal Protective Gear.

U.S Air Force Airmen from the 366th Civil Engineer Squadron perform buddy checks in Mission-Oriented Personal Protective gear during a Phase II exercise on Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, May 18, 2021. Over four days, this exercise tested their ability to survive and operate in a contested environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Andrea Rozoto)

Airmen practice their skills in Tactical Combat Casualty Care during an exercise.
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U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 389th Fighter Squadron practice their life saving techniques and strategies in Tactical Combat Casualty Care during an exercise on Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho, May 17, 2021. Airmen participated in a Phase II exercise, testing their ability to survive and operate in a contested environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Andrea Rozoto)

MOUNTAIN HOME AIR FORCE BASE, Idaho -- Squadrons from across Mountain Home Air Force Base participated in Phase II exercise. This exercise trains Airmen on how to effectively work in a contested environment while also in Mission-Oriented Personal Protective gear.

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