ATSO Training

Tech Sgt. Karissa Kvam and SSgt. David Najera, 446th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, prepare medical equipment for patient loading on a C-17 Globemaster as part of an Ability to Survive and Operate exercise on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Oct. 14. The ATSO exercise, Amber Waves, was designed to ensure the reservists' ability to launch and recover an aircraft sortie and execute a medical transport mission in a chemcial or biologcal warfare environment. Airmen needed to demonstrate their ability to complete the mission requirements while donning their Mission Orinented Protective Posture gear to fully protect them from potential chemical attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by SSgt. Daniel Liddicoet)

PHOTO BY: SSgt. Daniel Liddicoet
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