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Survive & operate

Airmen lift simulated wounded victim on a stretcher during a chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive exercise at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., Feb. 1. The exercise evaluated the Airmen’s ability to meet wartime and contingency taskings of employing and sustaining the force and the ability to survive and operate. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Survive & operate

Airmen help a simulated victim to safety during a chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive training exercise at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., Feb. 1. The exercise evaluated the Airmen’s ability to meet wartime and contingency taskings of employing and sustaining the force and the ability to survive and operate. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Survive & operate

An Airman uses a nerve agent treatment on a simulated infected Airman during a chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive training exercise at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., Feb. 1. The Airmen were taught the proper procedures during the week-long event before executing the tactics by themselves during the exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Survive & operate

Senior Airman Shelby Welbaum, 96th Security Forces Squadron, applies pressure to a simulated victim’s injury during a chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive training exercise at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., Feb. 1. The exercise evaluated the Airmen’s ability to meet wartime and contingency taskings of employing and sustaining the force and the ability to survive and operate. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Survive & operate

Staff Sgt. Justin Schroeder, 96th Logistics Readiness Squadron, applies pressure to a simulated victim’s chest wound, during a chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive training exercise at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., Feb. 1. The Airmen were taught the proper procedures during the week-long event before executing the tactics by themselves during the exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Survive & operate

Airmen carry a simulated wounded victim on a stretcher during a chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive exercise at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., Feb. 1. The exercise evaluated the Airmen’s ability to meet wartime and contingency taskings of employing and sustaining the force and the ability to survive and operate. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Survive & operate

Airman 1st Class Hieu Tran, 96th Logistics Readiness Squadron, makes a simulated victim more comfortable during a chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive training exercise at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., Feb. 1. The exercise evaluated the Airmen’s ability to meet wartime and contingency taskings of employing and sustaining the force and the ability to survive and operate. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)