USARAK NCOs in Action: Arctic Light Individual Training

By USARAK photoApril 15, 2009

Sgt. Kyle Russell (left) and Sgt. James Crawford, of Task Force 49, shows Capt. Christopher Carter how to set up an arctic heater in a tent during Arctic Light Individual Training at Fort Wainwright. The three-day course helps minimize cold weather injuries by preparing Soldiers for operating in extreme cold conditions. It also assists leaders in mitigating the risks associated with the cold.
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Kyle Russell (left) and Sgt. James Crawford, of Task Force 49, shows Capt. Christopher Carter how to set up an arctic heater in a tent during Arctic Light Individual Training at Fort Wainwright. The three-day course helps minimize cold weather injuries by preparing Soldiers for operating in extreme cold conditions. It also assists leaders in mitigating the risks associated with the cold. (Photo Credit: USARAK photo) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. James Crawford, Task Force 49, explains how to connect ropes while erecting a 10-man tent.
2 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. James Crawford, Task Force 49, explains how to connect ropes while erecting a 10-man tent. (Photo Credit: USARAK photos) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Kyle Russell (center background), Task Force 49, oversees Soldiers erecting a 10-man tent as snow swirls cloud the air.
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Kyle Russell (center background), Task Force 49, oversees Soldiers erecting a 10-man tent as snow swirls cloud the air. (Photo Credit: USARAK photo) VIEW ORIGINAL