• NCOs from Headquarters, U.S. Army Reserve Command, received hands-on training in evacuating a casualty during a Year of the NCO professional development program held March 12 on Fort McPherson\'s Hedeken Field. 
    Here, NCOs practice securing patients and their stretchers inside a helicopter to prepare them for transport.

    NCOs training today to save lives tomorrow photo 01

    NCOs from Headquarters, U.S. Army Reserve Command, received hands-on training in evacuating a casualty during a Year of the NCO professional development program held March 12 on Fort McPherson\'s Hedeken Field. Here, NCOs practice securing...

  • NCOs from Headquarters, U.S. Army Reserve Command, received hands-on training in evacuating casualties as part of a Year of the NCO professional development program held March 12 on Fort McPherson\'s Hedeken Field. 
    A CH-47 Chinook helicopter from Company B of the 7/158th Aviation Regiment, 11th Aviation Command, in Oletha, Kan., provided the platform for the training scenario. 
    NCOs were taught how to call in a nine-line medical evacuation (MEDEVAC) and how to transport simulated casualties (mannequins) onto the Chinook. 
    Here participants receive a briefing before executing their training.

    NCOs training today to save lives tomorrow photo 02

    NCOs from Headquarters, U.S. Army Reserve Command, received hands-on training in evacuating casualties as part of a Year of the NCO professional development program held March 12 on Fort McPherson\'s Hedeken Field. A CH-47 Chinook helicopter from...

  • NCOs from Headquarters, U.S. Army Reserve Command, received hands-on training in evacuating casualties as part of a Year of the NCO professional development program held March 12 on Fort McPherson\'s Hedeken Field. 
    A CH-47 Chinook helicopter from Company B of the 7/158th Aviation Regiment, 11th Aviation Command, in Oletha, Kan., provided the platform for the training scenario. 
    NCOs were taught how to call in a nine-line medical evacuation (MEDEVAC) and how to transport simulated casualties (mannequins) onto the Chinook. 
    Here a four-man team rushes to get a simulated casualty onto the helicopter.

    NCOs training today to save lives tomorrow photo 03

    NCOs from Headquarters, U.S. Army Reserve Command, received hands-on training in evacuating casualties as part of a Year of the NCO professional development program held March 12 on Fort McPherson\'s Hedeken Field. A CH-47 Chinook helicopter from...

  • NCOs from Headquarters, U.S. Army Reserve Command, received hands-on training in evacuating casualties as part of a Year of the NCO professional development program held March 12 on Fort McPherson\'s Hedeken Field. 
    A CH-47 Chinook helicopter from Company B of the 7/158th Aviation Regiment, 11th Aviation Command, in Oletha, Kan., provided the platform for the training scenario. 
    NCOs were taught how to call in a nine-line medical evacuation (MEDEVAC) and how to transport simulated casualties (mannequins) onto the Chinook. 
    Here the helicoper departs with its cargo of patients.

    NCOs training today to save lives tomorrow photo 04

    NCOs from Headquarters, U.S. Army Reserve Command, received hands-on training in evacuating casualties as part of a Year of the NCO professional development program held March 12 on Fort McPherson\'s Hedeken Field. A CH-47 Chinook helicopter from...

Page last updated Fri March 20th, 2009 at 12:13