Snow control trains augmentees for upcoming winter

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Senior Airman Siegmar Vargas, 52nd Civil Engineer Squadron water fuels maintenance journeyman, teaches Airman 1st Class Kyle Albrecht, CES heavy equipment apprentice, how to safely operate the front blade on a snow plow during annual snow-control augmentee training here Nov. 8. The 52nd CES snow-control team completes annual mandatory training before they can be licensed to operate and maintain snow-removal vehicles used during winter. The team assigns 33 permanent augmentees and 10 alternate augmentees from Nov. 14 to April 15 each year for the snow season. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Dillon Davis)

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