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Spangdahlem Airmen train with Hydrazine Response Exercise

Spangdahlem Airmen train with Hydrazine Response Exercise

U.S. Air Force 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron firefighters respond to a simulated F-16 Emergency Power Unit activation and Hydrazine exposure response near the flight line of Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, July 24, 2020. Hydrazine is a highly toxic, clear liquid that burns at an extremely high temperature to power the aircraft’s turbine engine during a loss of power situation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joshua R. M. Dewberry)

Spangdahlem Airmen train with Hydrazine Response Exercise

U.S. Air Force 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron firefighters respond to a simulated F-16 Emergency Power Unit activation and Hydrazine exposure response near the flight line of Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, July 24, 2020. In this exercise, the pilot waits for the all clear to exit the aircraft before being examined by 52nd Medical Group personnel. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joshua R. M. Dewberry)

Spangdahlem Airmen train with Hydrazine Response Exercise

U.S. Air Force Capt. Nathan Volk, 480th Fighter Squadron F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, exits his aircraft during a simulated F-16 Emergency Power Unit activation and Hydrazine exposure response near the flight line of Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, July 24, 2020. This exercise provides an opportunity for multiple 52nd Fighter Wing agencies to work together to ensure a rapid response during an emergency situation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joshua R. M. Dewberry)

Spangdahlem Airmen train with Hydrazine Response Exercise

Wing Inspection Team members from the U.S. Air Force 52nd Fighter Wing survey a simulated F-16 Emergency Power Unit activation and Hydrazine exposure response near the flight line on Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, July 24, 2020. This exercise allows various units to practice and refine emergency procedures to be prepared if a real-world emergency occurs. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joshua R. M. Dewberry)

Spangdahlem Airmen train with Hydrazine Response Exercise

U.S. Air Force 52nd Maintenance Group Hydrazine Response Team members respond to a simulated F-16 Emergency Power Unit activation and Hydrazine exposure response near the flight line on Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, July 24, 2020. Firefighters and medical personnel from the 52nd Fighter Wing also respond to scenarios like this to ensure the area and personnel are treated and safe before the HRT is dispatched to save the aircraft and provide clean-up. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joshua R. M. Dewberry)

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