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Rescue squadron, aerial reaction force conduct joint training

Infantrymen with the 136th Infantry Battalion Chosen Company 2nd Platoon Aerial Reaction Force and an 83rd Expeditionary Rescue Squadron pararescueman treat a patient during a joint training exercise at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, March 7, 2017. The units held several tabletop training sessions which culminated in a practical combat search and rescue exercise involving a simulated downed aircraft. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Katherine Spessa)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Katherine Spessa
VIRIN: 170307-F-TY749-813.JPG
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