Emergency responders  at Fort Huachuca, Ariz. received training on how to assist Astronauts returning to Earth from the International Space Station
Emergency responders at Fort Huachuca, Ariz. received training on how to assist Astronauts returning to Earth from the International Space Station (Photo Credit: Thom Williams) VIEW ORIGINAL

FORT HUACHUCA, Ariz.-Emergency responders received training on how to respond and safely assist Astronauts returning to Earth at the Willcox Playa from the International Space Station.

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Fort Huachuca is home to the U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence, the U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command (NETCOM)/9th Army Signal Command and more than 48 supported tenants representing a diverse, multiservice population. Our unique environment encompasses 946 square miles of restricted airspace and 2,500 square miles of protected electronic ranges, key components to the national defense mission.

Located in Cochise County, in southeast Arizona, about 15 miles north of the border with Mexico, Fort Huachuca is an Army installation with a rich frontier history. Established in 1877, the Fort was declared a national landmark in 1976.

We are the Army’s Home. Learn more at https://home.army.mil/huachuca/.