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Eglin mass casualty exercise - Rescue

Okaloosa County firefighters take cover as a medical evacuation helicopter takes off with a victim of a simulated helicopter crash during a mass casualty exercise Oct. 3 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The community-wide exercise deep in the Eglin range encompassed 96th TW first responders, 6th Ranger Training Battalion personnel and Okaloosa County first responders among others. The exercise evaluated Ranger actions and base and local responses to both a lightning strike and helicopter crash. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Eglin mass casualty exercise - Rescue

96th Test Wing firefighters move a simulated helicopter crash victim during a mass casualty exercise Oct. 3 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The community-wide exercise deep in the Eglin range encompassed 96th TW first responders, 6th Ranger Training Battalion personnel and Okaloosa County first responders among others. The exercise evaluated Ranger actions and base and local responses to both a lightning strike and helicopter crash. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Eglin mass casualty exercise - Rescue

96th Test Wing firefighters carry a simulated helicopter crash victim during a mass casualty exercise Oct. 3 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The community-wide exercise deep in the Eglin range encompassed 96th TW first responders, 6th Ranger Training Battalion personnel and Okaloosa County first responders among others. The exercise evaluated Ranger actions and base and local responses to both a lightning strike and helicopter crash. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Eglin mass casualty exercise - Rescue

6th Ranger Training Battalion Soldiers wave as a 96th Test Wing fire truck rolls toward them during a mass casualty exercise Oct. 3 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The community-wide exercise deep in the Eglin range encompassed 96th TW first responders, 6th RTB personnel and Okaloosa County first responders among others. The exercise evaluated Ranger actions and base and local responses to both a lightning strike and helicopter crash. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Eglin mass casualty exercise - Rescue

A 6th Ranger Training Battalion Soldier is rolled toward a medical evacuation helicopter by Okaloosa County first responders after a simulated helicopter crash during a mass casualty exercise Oct. 3 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The community-wide exercise deep in the Eglin range encompassed 96th TW first responders, 6th RTB personnel and Okaloosa County first responders among others. The exercise evaluated Ranger actions and base and local responses to both a lightning strike and helicopter crash. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Eglin mass casualty exercise - Rescue

An Okaloosa County firefighter watches as a medical evacuation helicopter arrives to the scene of a simulated helicopter crash during a mass casualty exercise Oct. 3 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The community-wide exercise deep in the Eglin range encompassed 96th TW first responders, 6th Ranger Training Battalion personnel and Okaloosa County first responders among others. The exercise evaluated Ranger actions and base and local responses to both a lightning strike and helicopter crash. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Eglin mass casualty exercise - Rescue

A 96th Test Wing firefighter speaks with the victims of a simulated helicopter crash during a mass casualty exercise Oct. 3 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The community-wide exercise deep in the Eglin range encompassed 96th TW first responders, 6th Ranger Training Battalion personnel and Okaloosa County first responders among others. The exercise evaluated Ranger actions and base and local responses to both a lightning strike and helicopter crash. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Eglin mass casualty exercise - Rescue

Okaloosa County firefighters watch as a medical evacuation helicopter arrives to the scene of a simulated helicopter crash during a mass casualty exercise Oct. 3 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The community-wide exercise deep in the Eglin range encompassed 96th TW first responders, 6th Ranger Training Battalion personnel and Okaloosa County first responders among others. The exercise evaluated Ranger actions and base and local responses to both a lightning strike and helicopter crash. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

Eglin mass casualty exercise - Rescue

A 96th Test Wing firefighter checks on a simulated helicopter crash victim during a mass casualty exercise Oct. 3 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The community-wide exercise deep in the Eglin range encompassed 96th TW first responders, 6th Ranger Training Battalion personnel and Okaloosa County first responders among others. The exercise evaluated Ranger actions and base and local responses to both a lightning strike and helicopter crash. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

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96th Test Wing and Okaloosa County firefighters carry a simulated helicopter crash victim during a mass casualty exercise Oct. 3 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The community-wide exercise deep in the Eglin range encompassed 96th TW first responders, 6th Ranger Training Battalion personnel and Okaloosa County first responders among others. The exercise evaluated Ranger actions and base and local responses to both a lightning strike and helicopter crash. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

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6th Ranger Training Battalion Soldiers wave as a 96th Test Wing fire truck rolls toward them during a mass casualty exercise Oct. 3 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The community-wide exercise deep in the Eglin range encompassed 96th TW first responders, 6th RTB personnel and Okaloosa County first responders among others. The exercise evaluated Ranger actions and base and local responses to both a lightning strike and helicopter crash. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

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96th Test Wing firefighters approach a simulated helicopter crash victim during a mass casualty exercise Oct. 3 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The community-wide exercise deep in the Eglin range encompassed 96th TW first responders, 6th Ranger Training Battalion personnel and Okaloosa County first responders among others. The exercise evaluated Ranger actions and base and local responses to both a lightning strike and helicopter crash. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

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An Okaloosa County firefighter takes a breather at the scene of a simulated helicopter crash during a mass casualty exercise Oct. 3 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The community-wide exercise deep in the Eglin range encompassed 96th TW first responders, 6th Ranger Training Battalion personnel, Okaloosa County first responders among others. The exercise evaluated Ranger actions and base and local responses to both a lightning strike and helicopter crash. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)

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96th Test Wing and Okaloosa County firefighters carry a simulated helicopter crash victim during a mass casualty exercise Oct. 3 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The community-wide exercise deep in the Eglin range encompassed 96th TW first responders, 6th Ranger Training Battalion personnel and Okaloosa County first responders among others. The exercise evaluated Ranger actions and base and local responses to both a lightning strike and helicopter crash. (U.S. Air Force photo/Samuel King Jr.)