'Lightning Horse' sharpens readiness skills

By Photos courtesy of 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry RegimentNovember 8, 2010

A Fire rescue team extracts a pilot, assigned to 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, from an OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopter during a simulated training event testing disaster readiness on Wheeler Army Airfield, Oct. 26.
1 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A Fire rescue team extracts a pilot, assigned to 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, from an OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopter during a simulated training event testing disaster readiness on Wheeler Army Airfield, Oct. 26. (Photo Credit: Photo courtesy of 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment) VIEW ORIGINAL
Rescue workers and 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, execute a rehearsal of the 25th Combat Aviation Brigade's Airfield Pre-Accident Plan simulating an accident on the runway, rescue operations, command notification, property accountability, site security, and post-accident requirements on Wheeler Army Airfield, Oct. 26.
2 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Rescue workers and 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, execute a rehearsal of the 25th Combat Aviation Brigade's Airfield Pre-Accident Plan simulating an accident on the runway, rescue operations, command notification, property accountability, site security, and post-accident requirements on Wheeler Army Airfield, Oct. 26. (Photo Credit: Photo courtesy of 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment) VIEW ORIGINAL
Two fire rescue workers transport a pilot, assigned to 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, as they execute a rehearsal of the 25th Combat Aviation Brigade's Airfield Pre-Accident Plan simulating an accident on the runway, rescue operations, and post-accident requirements on Wheeler Army Airfield, Oct. 26.
3 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Two fire rescue workers transport a pilot, assigned to 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, as they execute a rehearsal of the 25th Combat Aviation Brigade's Airfield Pre-Accident Plan simulating an accident on the runway, rescue operations, and post-accident requirements on Wheeler Army Airfield, Oct. 26. (Photo Credit: Photo courtesy of 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment) VIEW ORIGINAL
Fire rescue engines spray a OH-58D Kiowa Warrior as they simulate extinguishing a downed aircraft during a readiness exercise using pilots and aircraft, assigned to 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, on Wheeler Army Airfield, Oct. 26.
4 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Fire rescue engines spray a OH-58D Kiowa Warrior as they simulate extinguishing a downed aircraft during a readiness exercise using pilots and aircraft, assigned to 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, on Wheeler Army Airfield, Oct. 26. (Photo Credit: Photo courtesy of 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment) VIEW ORIGINAL