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Yokota and Iwakuni Joint Firefighting Training


REPORTER:
AIRCRAFT RESCUE AND FIREFIGHTING SPECIALISTS FROM MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI TEAMED
UP WITH FIRE PROTECTION SPECIALISTS FROM YOKOTA AIR BASE FOR TRAINING PURPOSES. MSgt Floydzell Kimble:
It’s hot. It’s intense. And you just have to be focused and ready
to take care of, not just yourself, but your brothers that are in there with you, and rescue
anybody that may be trapped inside. REPORTER:
DESPITE BEING FROM DIFFERENT SERVICES, THE FIREFIGHTERS WORKED TOGETHER TO ACCOMPLISH
THE MISSION. MSgt Floydzell Kimble:
Once you put on a fire badge, we all become one big family. So that same attitude and aggressiveness,
as far as getting in and fighting fires is what we all carry forward throughout our entire
career. REPORTER:
MILITARY FIREFIGHTERS FREQUENTLY CONDUCT TRAINING TO ENSURE THEY ARE PREPARED FOR ANY EMERGENCY. … PETTY OFFICER KIRSTEN KING, YOKOTA AIR
BASE, JAPAN …

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