Troopers with the 62nd Medical Brigade follow treating and loading sufferers onto a Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter, underneath the steerage of the 1-52 Basic Help Aviation Battalion, throughout a medical coaching occasion as a part of Forager 21 at Andersen Air Pressure Base, Guam, July 28, 2021.
Contributors first practiced loading sufferers onto an UH-72 Lakota helicopter whereas the blades had been dormant, ultimately loading sufferers right into a black hawk with the blades in full movement. Subjects included a refresher of tactical fight casualty care and securing all objects contained in the helicopter, whereas guaranteeing the general security of the affected person.
This coaching was in preparation for a joint occasion involving the 82nd Airborne Division and the Japan Floor Self-Protection Pressure. Troopers from the Guam Nationwide Guard and America’s First Corps had been additionally in attendance. (U.S. Military images by Spc. Richard Carlisi, I Corps)