Beverly Midnight 14-4: Fire Rescue Training

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Firefighters from the 51st Civil Engineer Squadron arrive on the scene during a fire-scenario exercise Sept. 16, 2014, at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea. The scenario was part of Operational Readiness Exercise Beverly Midnight 14-4. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jake Barreiro)
Firefighters from the 51st Civil Engineer Squadron arrive on the scene during a fire-scenario exercise Sept. 16, 2014, at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea. The scenario was part of Operational Readiness Exercise Beverly Midnight 14-4. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jake Barreiro)

Beverly Midnight 14-4: Fire Rescue Training

by: Staff Sgt. Jake Barreiro, 51st Fighter Wing Public Affairs | .
Osan Air Base | .
published: September 20, 2014

OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea -- Members from the 51st Civil Engineer Squadron's Fire Department were tested with a scenario Sept. 16, 2014, at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea.

The scenario involved a simlualted fire in the Air Traffic Control tower on base. In addition to having to respond to the fire, the first responders were also required to save a simulated victim stranded atop the tower. To test this ability, firefighters employed a 100 foot ladder attached to their truck.

The scenario was part of the Operational Readiness Exercise Beverly Midnight 14-4 which is designed to test Team Osan's joint operability, command and control and beddown procedures.

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