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Airmen prepare for a readiness exercise on June 14, 2018, on Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota. Readiness exercises ensure Airmen are prepared to deploy when called upon and provide an opportunity to hone the skills needed to quickly process Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Melody Wolff) Airmen prepare for readiness exercise

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2018
Airman 1st Class Robert Woodworth, engineer apprentice with the 319th Civil Engineer Squadron, uses optical survey equipment to provide accuracy to the pavement and construction Airmen building a berm during a training June 1, 2018, on Fargo Air National Guard Base, North Dakota. Engineer apprentices are essential during war-time missions, to efficiently organize structures when building a new base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Elora J. Martinez) 319 CES practices their war-time mission at Fargo ANG Base
Airman 1st Class Robert Woodworth, engineer apprentice with the 319th Civil Engineer Squadron, uses optical survey equipment to provide accuracy to the pavement and construction Airmen building a berm during a training June 1, 2018, on Fargo Air National Guard Base, North Dakota. Engineer apprentices are essential during war-time missions, to
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2018
Staff Sgt. Jacob Williams, unit deployment manager with the 319th Logistics Readiness Squadron, left, simulates a combat environment by firing foam darts towards team members of the 319 LRS as they provide self-aid and buddy care during a readiness competition May 18, 2018, on Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota. The readiness competition consisted of 10 stations meant to test Airmen on their knowledge and application of SABC, chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear weapon safety, map-reading, hand-to-hand combat, weapons assembly and more. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Elora J. Martinez) Grand Forks AFB hosts readiness competition
Staff Sgt. Jacob Williams, unit deployment manager with the 319th Logistics Readiness Squadron, left, simulates a combat environment by firing foam darts towards team members of the 319 LRS as they provide self-aid and buddy care during a readiness competition May 18, 2018, on Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota. The readiness competition
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2018
Service members with the Indian Air Force complete routine maintenance on a C-130 Hercules Jan. 13, 2018, after landing at Grand Forks Air Force Base, N.D before heading to McChord AFB, Wash. for exercise Vajra Prahar. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Elora J. Martinez) Indian C-130 Hercules transits through GFAFB
Service members with the Indian Air Force complete routine maintenance on a C-130 Hercules Jan. 13, 2018, after landing at Grand Forks Air Force Base, N.D before heading to McChord AFB, Wash. for exercise Vajra Prahar. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Elora J. Martinez)
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2018
Grand Forks AFB Airmen assist in hurricane relief Grand Forks AFB Airmen assist in hurricane relief
A C-17 taxis before being loaded with supplies to assist the victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico on Grand Forks AFB, N.D., Oct. 8, 2017. Grand Forks AFB Airmen assisted the South Dakota Army National Guard in deploying to Puerto Rico to provide humanitarian efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Elijaih Tiggs)
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2017
Grand Forks area firefighters practice rescue strategies and first aid procedures on a simulated plane crash victim during an exercise at the Grand Forks International Airport, N.D., Sept. 21, 2016. Grand Forks AFB firefighters joined area fire depts. and other first responders for a community effort to develop readiness for emergency response. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Elijaih Tiggs) Base firefighters participate in disaster exercise
The Grand Forks Air Force Base fire department joined other nearby fire departments and first responders in an exercise Sept. 21 on Grand Forks International Airport. The exercise simulated a plane crash and included all emergency personnel who would be included in the event of an actual incident.The exercise was an opportunity for the first
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2016
Children groom horses during an Equine Camp on Grand Forks Air Force Base, N.D. Sept. 17, 2016. The Grand Forks AFB Exceptional Family Member Program sponsored the camp which supported development in self-esteem, self-confidence and team building by encouraging children to interact with horses through different activities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Elijaih Tiggs) Equine Camp fosters youth personal development
The Exceptional Family Member Program partnered with Walk by Faith Therapeutic Riding and Riding on Angel’s Wings to offer a horse camp here Sept. 17.The youth who attended the event were encouraged to interact with the horses as a way to promote self-esteem, self-confidence and team building. These skills were developed through having the children
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2016
The POW/MIA flag waves in the wind as Capt. William “Bill” Robinson, United States Air Force retired, speaks with Airmen August 18, 2016, on Grand Forks Air Force Base, N.D. Robinson spent nearly eight years as a POW in Vietnam, which is the longest time spent as a POW by any enlisted member. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ryan Sparks/Released) No ordinary TDY: former POW returns to Grand Forks AFB after 51 years
Capt. William A. Robinson, United States Air Force retired, returned to Grand Forks AFB Aug. 18 to 20, 2016, after 51 years, to speak with Airmen and serve as the guest speaker during the Senior NCO Induction Ceremony.
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2016
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