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Staff Sgt. Danika Fulham, 86th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron medical technician, administers a bag-valve mask to assist the breathing on a smart dummy during readiness skills verification training April 12 on Ramstein. The 86th AES is an aeromedical evacuation squadron that provides timely, efficient movement of patients and en route care. This type of evacuation has been used extensively throughout all major wars since World War II and saved countless lives.

Med Group trains warriors on life-saving aid

Story and photo by Staff Sgt. Travis Edwards
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Field ready. Air power. Agile warfare. Combat lifesaver.

All of these terms have one common denominator; without the proper training and education, they mean nothing. Years of research and development have gone into creating the elite group that is the U.S. Air Force, and even during times of reduced funding, they must keep a sharpened edge.

June 13, 2013 ×