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22 ARW, McConnell AFB, 22 CES

Team McConnell firefighters inspect a simulated chemical spill during a joint hazmat exercise Oct. 23, 2018, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas. The three hour exercise tested the firefighters and the 22nd Civil Engineer Squadron emergency management Airmen on their readiness to respond to a chemical hazard. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alan Ricker)

22 ARW, McConnell AFB, 22 CES

Team McConnell firefighters carry a practice dummy during a joint hazmat exercise Oct. 23, 2018, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas. The hazmat exercise involved a team effort to respond, rescue, secure, maintain and decontaminate. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alan Ricker)

22 ARW, McConnell AFB, 22 CES

William Dodson, 22nd Civil Engineer Squadron system chief of training, speaks to Shane Davis, 22nd CES Rescue 6 lead firefighter, during a joint hazmat exercise Oct. 23, 2018, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas. Dodson kept record of tasks that the firefighter and emergency management Airmen were able to complete with and without assistance. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alan Ricker)

22 ARW, McConnell AFB, 22 CES

Team McConnell Airmen enter the emergency scene during a joint hazmat exercise Oct. 23, 2018, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas. The emergency sign was placed by the decontamination set up team to communicate which direction the hazmat Airmen should take in order to get to the scene of the simulated chemical spill. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alan Ricker)

22 ARW, McConnell AFB, 22 CES

Team McConnell Airmen prepare to carry a patient during a joint hazmat exercise Oct. 23, 2018, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas. Level A biohazard suits were worn during the exercise to protect the Airmen from coming in contact with any simulated biohazardous materials. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alan Ricker)

22 ARW, McConnell AFB, 22 CES

Members of Team McConnell prepare a decontamination zone during a joint hazmat exercise Oct. 23, 2018, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas. Team McConnell is required to perform a hazmat exercise once per year. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alan Ricker)

22 ARW, McConnell AFB, 22 CES

McConnell firefighters spray Airmen with water in a decontamination zone during a joint hazmat exercise Oct. 23, 2018, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas. Airmen walked through several different washing stations after containing the hazardous material to ensure that no material came in contact with their skin. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alan Ricker)

MCCONNELL AIR FORCE BASE, Kan. -- Team McConnell firefighters inspect a simulated chemical spill during a joint hazmat exercise Oct. 23, 2018, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas. The three hour exercise tested the firefighters and the 22nd Civil Engineer Squadron emergency management Airmen on their readiness to respond to a chemical hazard. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alan Ricker)