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Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) practice shipboard firefighting during a general quarters exercise. Dwight D. Eisenhower is undergoing a planned incremental availability at Norfolk Naval Shipyard during the maintenance phase of the Optimized Fleet Response Plan (OFRP). U.S. Navy…

‘We Are Ready to Fight for Our Ship’ Navy Recruits Train for Emergencies at Sea

“Keep fighting, keep fighting!” This is the mantra that firefighting and damage control instructors at Recruit Training Command (RTC), the Navy’s only boot camp, preach to recruits. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE ‘We Are Ready to Fight for Our Ship’ Navy Recruits Train for Emergencies at…

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Marines conduct a firefighting training exercise at Marine Corps Air Station Camp Pendleton, Calif., Jan. 24, 2018. The base hosts the monthly exercise to promote mission readiness. The Marines are aircraft rescue firefighters assigned to wing support squadrons. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Dalton…

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Sailors move simulated casualties during firefighting and mass casualty drills on the USS John C. Stennis in Bremerton, Wash., Jan. 10, 2018. The Stennis is in port conducting routine training as it prepares for its next deployment. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class William…

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE > Photos > Photo Gallery

Sailors participate in a firefighting and mass casualty drill on the flight deck of the USS John C. Stennis in Bremerton, Wash., Jan. 10, 2018, as the aircraft carrier prepares for its next scheduled deployment. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class William Ford VISIT…

1-228 Aviation Regiment hones their aerial firefighting capabilities – YouTube

Defense Flash News : 1-228 Aviation Regiment hones their aerial firefighting capabilities COMAYAGUA, HONDURAS 12.19.2017 Video by Maria Pinel Joint Task Force Bravo The 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment hones their aerial firefighting capabilities in anticipation of fire season by participating in Bambi Bucket training…

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171220-N-BD308-0100 PACIFIC OCEAN (Dec. 20, 2017) Sailors conduct aviation firefighting drills on the flight deck aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1). Wasp is transiting to Sasebo, Japan to conduct a turnover with the USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) as the forward-deployed flagship…