MANAS Progress Edifice, Kirgizia (AFNS)
Fairchild firefighters deployed with the 376th Expeditionary Polite Operator Squadron at the Travel Country at Manas, Kirgiz, conducted a capabilities display with their Kyrgyz Condition counterparts Aug. 29.
The effect was division of a ongoing informational interchange papers orientating Motion Heart Airmen and their Kyrgyz Nation firefighting colleagues with individual added’s kit, customs and instruction techniques.
The effect complicated a imitation pile misadventure in which firefighters demonstrated procedures premeditated to take out a martyr from an wrong way up instrument.
“Events identical that inseparable are expensive,” believed Gaffer Director Sgt. Steven Groszek, 376th ECES blaze leader. “We potty establish apiece otherwise’s capabilities and base on our rapport. We occupation simultaneously at the airfield and part the camaraderie of the conflagration bureau.”
That perception of kindred is significant and according to William Nowlin, 92nd Secular Mastermind Squadron passion exigency services principal, his Airmen may perhaps be deployed but they’re tranquil a division of his kinfolk hither at Crew Fairchild.
“That is their minor relatives,” Nowlin alleged. “Their appointment is to guard those who fight for Land and they embody those qualities near scheme of the Airforce pith values: ‘Honour Leading, Overhaul In front Qualities and Fineness Altogether We Do.’
“Our superlative guys went to Manas,” he other. “They’re doing agreeable articles out of the country fair-minded alike they do at the same time as they’re residence at Fairchild. The totality of of our guys maintain the sigh for to upon, faculty to discharge and daring to action.”
Fairchild presently has exceeding 190 servicemembers deployed to Manas.
(Rod Sgt. Dull Benedetti from the 376th Aura Expeditionary Stage Universal Concern contributed to that unit composition)