• Sgt. Major Bentura Fernandez, senior enlisted advisor, 409th Contracting Support Brigade, talks with a Ukrainian Paratrooper in the Ukraine, during Exercise Rapid Trident 2011.

    ACC provides contracting support to Rapid Trident 11

    Sgt. Major Bentura Fernandez, senior enlisted advisor, 409th Contracting Support Brigade, talks with a Ukrainian Paratrooper in the Ukraine, during Exercise Rapid Trident 2011.

  • Maj. Eric Burke, contracting officer, 903rd Contingency Contracting Battalion, and Sgt. Major Bentura Fernandez, senior enlisted advisor, 409th Contracting Support Brigade, talk with Kevin Volk, co-exercise director, US Army Europe, and Lynn Davis, public affairs officer, US Army Europe in the Ukraine, during Exercise Rapid Trident 2011.

    ACC provides contracting support to Rapid Trident 11

    Maj. Eric Burke, contracting officer, 903rd Contingency Contracting Battalion, and Sgt. Major Bentura Fernandez, senior enlisted advisor, 409th Contracting Support Brigade, talk with Kevin Volk, co-exercise director, US Army Europe, and Lynn Davis...

  • Col. Debra Daniels, Commander, 409th Contracting Support Brigade, (center) stands with an enlisted Ukrainian Paratrooper (left) and a Canadian Paratrooper in the Ukraine, during Exercise Rapid Trident 2011.

    ACC provides contracting support to Rapid Trident 11

    Col. Debra Daniels, Commander, 409th Contracting Support Brigade, (center) stands with an enlisted Ukrainian Paratrooper (left) and a Canadian Paratrooper in the Ukraine, during Exercise Rapid Trident 2011.

YAVORIV, Ukraine -- The U.S. Army Contracting Command's 409th Contracting Support Brigade and 903rd Contingency Contracting Battalion provided various contracting support to Rapid Trident 2011.

Headquartered out of Kaiserslautern, Germany, the units were on-hand to provide contracting support for aircraft fuel, food and dining facility support and other needs.

Rapid Trident 11, hosted by U.S. Army Europe, involves approximately 1,600 personnel and consists of two weeks of multi-national airborne operations, a situational training exercise and a field training exercise. Rapid Trident 2011 came to a close at the International Peacekeeping and Security Center here Aug. 5.

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