Local

September 27, 2013

Airmen practice response procedures during Plan 6 exercise

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Brett Clashman

Airmen from the 99th Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Department carry a simulated victim Sept. 19 near the Mike O’Callaghan Federal Medical Center to a waiting ambulance during a major aircraft crash response exercise at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Simulated victims were assessed for their medical condition on scene and transported to Mike O’Callaghan Federal Medical Center for further treatment.

U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Michael Charles

Tech Sgt. Hugo Silva, 99th Medical Operations Squadron medical technician, checks a simulated patient for additional injuries Sept. 19 near the Mike O’ Callaghan Federal Medical Center during an aircraft crash response exercise at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Airmen from the 99th MDOS arrived at several simulated accident scenes to provide medical treatment and transportation to the federal medical center for simulated victims.

U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Michael Charles

Two Airmen from the 99th Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Department stabilize a car for an emergency extraction Sept. 19 near the Mike O’ Callaghan Federal Medical Center during an aircraft crash response exercise at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Before extracting trapped people from a rolled-over car, first responders are required to ensure the vehicle no longer has the potential to cause further injury.

U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Michael Charles

A simulated victim lies on the ground beside a wrecked car Sept. 19 near the Mike O’ Callaghan Federal Medical Center during an aircraft crash response exercise at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The scenario was an aircraft had an inflight emergency and broke up on the way down. Parts of the aircraft “hit” vehicles driving on Range Road. The exercise tested Airmen, contractors and civilians in their response to a major aircraft incident.

U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Michael Charles

Airmen from the 99th Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Department extract a simulated victim from a vehicle Sept. 19 during an aircraft crash response exercise at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Simulated victims were assessed for their medical condition on scene and transported to Mike O’ Callaghan Federal Medical Center for further treatment.

U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Michael Charles

The pilot of a simulated downed aircraft waits for medical attention Sept. 19 near the Mike O’ Callaghan Federal Medical Center during a an aircraft crash response exercise at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. First responders were responsible for diverting traffic, putting out simulated fires, rescuing people, assessing damage and providing medical attention to simulated injured people during the exercise.

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Brett Clashman

Airmen from the 99th Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Department extinguish a simulated burning car Sept. 19 near the Mike O’Callaghan Federal Medical Center during a major aircraft crash response exercise at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The exercise tested Airmen, contractors and civilians in their response to a major aircraft incident.




All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


 
 

 
U.S. Air Force photo by Lorenz Crespo

Air Force Wounded Warrior Trials begin

U.S. Air Force photo by Lorenz Crespo Master Sgt. Christopher Aguilera, an Air Force Wounded Warrior participant lights the cauldron signifying the beginning of the Air Force Wounded Warrior Trails April 7 at Nellis Air Force B...
 
 

Nellis AFB goes green for Earth Day

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — The 2014 Air Force Earth Day theme is “Conserve Today — Secure Tomorrow.” The theme focuses on mission sustainability. Mission accomplishment is achieved without compromise and operates into the future without decline of the natural and man-made systems. The first Earth Day occurred on April 22, 1970, introduced by U.S. Senator...
 
 

Nellis holds force management town hall meeting

Master Sgt. Rachel Crittle, 99th Force Support Squadron military personnel section superintendent, answers questions during a force management town hall meeting April 3 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Representatives from multiple organizations on base were present to answer questions regarding the effects force management will have on their organizations.
 

 

New 99th CS Network Control Center opens

Left to right: Col. Charles Perham, 99th Mission Support Group commander, Col. Barry Cornish, 99th Air Base Wing commander, Peter Pupparo, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers resident engineer, and Danny Fonseca, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers construction representative, cut a ribbon April 1 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The ribbon cutting ceremony signifies the...
 
 

Nellis sets up for first AF Wounded Warrior Team Trials

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Setting up transportation, supplying seating and providing sports equipment were just a few of the items on the laundry list of things to do in preparation for the 2014 Air Force Wounded Warrior Team Trials here April 7. With this competition being the first of its kind, Nellis AFB along...
 
 
U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jake Carter

Danish airmen participate in Green Flag training

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jake Carter A Royal Danish air force pilot taxi’s to the active runway at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., March 27. RDAF pilots are training with joint terminal attack controllers on clos...
 




0 Comments


Be the first to comment!


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin