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ATSO Training Fairchild prepares for anything
The 92nd Civil Engineer Squadron Emergency Management office conducted ability to survive and operate training for Team Fairchild personnel, Jan. 29 through Feb. 2, to prepare Airmen for various emergency situations.In addition to the emergency management office’s trainings, units used the week to practice specific training catered to prepare them
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Mental health readiness Good mental health critical to readiness
Mental health is a critical part of every Airman’s medical readiness. Although many service members worry that seeking mental health care will negatively effect their career, the opposite is usually true. With early identification and the right treatment by a medical professional, most mental health issues get better quickly without any negative career impact.
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KC-135 Stratotankers stand ready on the flight line during an exercise Sept. 11, 2017, at Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington. The KC-135 is an aerial refueling platform capable of delivering more than 200,000 pounds of fuel to U.S. and allied nation aircraft globally at a moment's notice. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Janelle Patiño) Fairchild wraps up ‘furious’ exercise
Team Fairchild concluded three days of high-powered operations, superior teamwork and the conscientious efforts of Airmen, resulting in a highly successful conclusion to exercise “Titan Fury” here Sept. 15, 2017.
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Air Force leaders recently released new Air Force priorities. Air Force senior leaders unveil new priorities
In a recent letter to the Total Force, Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein and Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright released their new priorities and addressed issues Airmen face day to day.
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Staff Sgt. Nathan Gilbert, 141st Maintenance Squadron metals technician, participates in a respirator mask fit test Dec. 7, 2016 at Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington. Gilbert completed the respirator fit test as part of requirements for accomplishing his duties as a metals technician. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Nick J. Daniello) Medical Airmen reinforce deployment readiness
With the recent headlines about actual and possible use of chemical weapons by adversaries in various parts of the world, the job of medical bioenvironmental Airmen is as important as ever - performing gas mask fit tests to ensure Airmen have a proper fit prior to deployment.
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