Vienna air base prepares for disaster

mock crash air base vienna ohio

VIENNA, Ohio (WKBN) – Being trained and ready is an important part of the mission at the 910th Airlift Wing.

Thursday afternoon, officials held a fake aircraft disaster exercise at the Youngstown Air Reserve Station. As part of the exercise, service members had to deal with a flaming plane that was imagined to have crashed at the air base.

The airmen and women had to provide care to people acting as survivors, plus handle every other situation which came up.

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