Beverly Pack 16-2

Posted 10 February 2016
Photo by SSgt. Nick Wilson

US Airmen from the 8th Fighter Wing at Kunsan AB, Republic of Korea, conducted multiple operational readiness exercises at the base on the Yellow Sea during Beverly Pack 16-2, which ran from 2-6 February 2016. Airmen sharpened their ability to survive and operate with various simulated contingency scenarios during the exercise, including an “elephant walk” of twenty F-16s, that was designed to test the wing’s ability to launch aircraft at a moment's notice. Other scenarios during the exercise involved building evacuation operations, ground, chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and high-yield explosive attacks, unexploded ordinance detection, and self-aid and buddy care techniques.

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