Kentucky Air Guard establishes airlift hub in Missouri for earthquake exercise

Capt. Ross Birdsong, a nurse with the 60th Inpatient Operations Squadron at Travis Air Force Base, Calif., and Sgt. Ursus Vargas of the 6th Medical Group, MacDill Air Force Base, Fla., carry a mannequin onto a Kentucky Air Guard C-130 Hercules on May 17, 2011, on Springfield-Branson National Airport's flight line during National Level Exercise 2011. The exercise is based on a scenario involving a simulated earthquake along the New Madrid fault line. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Maxwell Rechel)

PHOTO BY: Senior Airman Maxwell Rechel
VIRIN: 110517-F-FO477-021.JPG
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