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A UH-60 Blackhawk from the 1-228th Aviation Regiment aims to extinguish a simulated wildfire to show the additional capabilities of Joint Task Force - Bravo during the Central America Sharing Mutual Operational Knowledge and Experiences (CENTAM SMOKE) exercise, April 11, 2019, at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras. CENTAM SMOKE brought together firefighters from Honduras, Costa Rica, Belize, Guatemala and El Salvador to train with U.S. Air Force members as well as develop bonds and understandings of one another’s culture with team building exercises. The weeklong training included aircraft and structural fires, vehicle extrication, and a firefighter combat challenge. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Eric Summers Jr.)
A group of U.S. Air Force and Central American firefighters relax after extinguishing a wildlands fire during the Central America Sharing Mutual Operational Knowledge and Experiences (CENTAM SMOKE) exercise, April 11, 2019, at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras. CENTAM SMOKE brought together firefighters from Honduras, Costa Rica, Belize, Guatemala and El Salvador to train with U.S. Air Force members as well as develop bonds and understandings of one another’s culture with team building exercises. The weeklong training included aircraft and structural fires, vehicle extrication, and a firefighter combat challenge. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Eric Summers Jr.)
A Central American firefighter surveys the ground for traces of flames after a wildlands fire training during the Central America Sharing Mutual Operational Knowledge and Experiences (CENTAM SMOKE) exercise, April 11, 2019, at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras. CENTAM SMOKE brought together firefighters from Honduras, Costa Rica, Belize, Guatemala and El Salvador to train with U.S. Air Force members as well as develop bonds and understandings of one another’s culture with team building exercises. The weeklong training included aircraft and structural fires, vehicle extrication, and a firefighter combat challenge. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Eric Summers Jr.)
Central American firefighters plow the ground to contain a wildlands fire during the Central America Sharing Mutual Operational Knowledge and Experiences (CENTAM SMOKE) exercise, April 11, 2019, at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras. CENTAM SMOKE brought together firefighters from Honduras, Costa Rica, Belize, Guatemala and El Salvador to train with U.S. Air Force members as well as develop bonds and understandings of one another’s culture with team building exercises. The weeklong training included aircraft and structural fires, vehicle extrication, and a firefighter combat challenge. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Eric Summers Jr.)
A team comprised of Central American firefighters extinguish a flame in a simulated helicopter during the Central America Sharing Mutual Operational Knowledge and Experiences (CENTAM SMOKE) exercise, April 1, 2019, at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras. CENTAM SMOKE brought together firefighters from Honduras, Costa Rica, Belize, Guatemala and El Salvador to train with U.S. Air Force members as well as develop bonds and understandings of one another’s culture with team building exercises. The weeklong training included aircraft and structural fires, vehicle extrication, and a firefighter combat challenge. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Eric Summers Jr.)
A team comprised of Central American firefighters douse a ground fire during the Central America Sharing Mutual Operational Knowledge and Experiences (CENTAM SMOKE) exercise, April 1, 2019, at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras. CENTAM SMOKE brought together firefighters from Honduras, Costa Rica, Belize, Guatemala and El Salvador to train with U.S. Air Force members as well as develop bonds and understandings of one another’s culture with team building exercises. The weeklong training included aircraft and structural fires, vehicle extrication, and a firefighter combat challenge. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Eric Summers Jr.)
U.S. Army Capt. Jennifer West, 1-228th Aviation Regiment Bravo Company commander, stands by a CH-47 Chinook at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, April 4, 2019.
Joint Task Force-Bravo Chapel Hike 78 volunteers walk to a community center in the mountains of La Paz, Honduras, March 30, 2019.
Joint Task Force-Bravo Chapel Hike 78 volunteers pose for a picture at a community center in La Paz, Honduras, March 30, 2019.
U.S. Army Lt. Col. Alex Duran, J3 Joint Operations Director, helps one of the local children on the trip down the mountain during Chapel Hike 78 in La Paz, Honduras, March 30, 2019.
U.S. Army Pfc. Jason Dingler, Joint Security Forces military working dog handler, watches as his canine, Greco, takes down Spc. Young Won Ham, Medical Element preventive medicine technician, during a demonstration at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, March 27, 2019.
U.S. Army Pfc. Kristy Mundaniohl, Joint Security Forces military working dog (MWD) handler, runs her canine, Lara, through the kennel obstacle course at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, March 27, 2019.
U.S. Army Sgt. Earl Thomas, Joint Security Forces military working dog handler, pauses as his canine, Tai, alerts him of simulated hazards during a demonstration at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, March 27, 2019.
A service member lands into Lake Ilopango, El Salvador, after parachuting down from a UH-60 Blackhawk, March 5, 2019.
A U.S. Soldier lands on the ground after sliding down a rope from a UH-60 Blackhawk in Ilopango, El Salvador, March 6, 2019.
Service members practice helocasting by jumping into a lake from a UH-60 Blackhawk at Lake Ilopango, El Salvador, March 7, 2019.
A U.S. Army CH-47 Chinook sits in a field during aerial gunnery training in Belize, Feb. 11, 2019.
An HH-60 MEDEVAC returns from aerial gunnery training over a range in Belize, Feb. 12, 2019.
A U.S. Soldier sits behind an M-240H Machine Gun inside a CH-47 Chinook during aerial gunnery training in Belize, Feb. 11, 2019.
A doctor speaks to awaiting patients at a local clinic in El Palmital, Honduras, Jan. 31, 2019.
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