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49th FSS Search and Recovery Training

Search and Recovery training

Airmen from the 49th Force Support Squadron and 49th Civil Engineer Squadron take a step during a search and recovery training exercise, Nov. 17, 2021, on Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico. . Search and recovery skills are used in emergency situations to find evidence of missing, injured, or dead persons. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Antonio Salfran)

Search and Recovery training

Staff Sgt. Cody Wilson, 49th Force Support Squadron readiness and plans supervisor, directs a search and recovery training exercise, Nov. 17, 2021, on Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico. During search and recovery, Airmen are lined up and given commands to step in unison to effectively search an area. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Antonio Salfran)

Search and Recovery training

An Airman from the 49th Force Support Squadron completes an identification tag during a search and recovery training exercise, Nov. 17, 2021, on Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico. The tags are used to identify the order in which the evidence is found, the squadron who found it, as well the exact coordinates where it rested. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Antonio Salfran)

Search and Recovery training

Airmen from the 49th Force Support Squadron and 49th Civil Engineer Squadron conduct a search and recovery training exercise, Nov. 17, 2021, on Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico. During a search and recovery mission, it is critical that all members move in unison to ensure that the entire location is canvased. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Antonio Salfran)

Search and Recovery training

Airmen from the 49th Force Support Squadron and 49th Civil Engineer Squadron review coordinates for evidence, Nov. 17, 2021, on Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico. The exact coordinates of found evidence are recorded to ensure the investigating party has as much information as possible. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Antonio Salfran)

Search and Recovery training

Airman 1st Class Lillianna Escobedo, 49th Force Support Squadron fitness journeymen, completes an identification tag during a search and recovery training exercise, Nov. 17, 2021, on Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico. 49th Force Support Squadron Airmen are charged with search and recovery operations in the event of an emergency. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Antonio Salfran)

Search and Recovery training

Simulated evidence can be seen on the ground during a search and recovery training exercise, Nov. 17, 2021, on Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico. During the training, various materials are used to represent and simulate items that may be found in a real exercise like personal effects and human remains. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Antonio Salfran)

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