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Senior Airman Thomas Smith, left, 374th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, fastens and checks  protective gear for Hidekazu Suzuki, 374th CES firefighter, while conducting simulated aircraft fire drill at Yokota Air Base

Senior Airman Thomas Smith, left, 374th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, fastens and checks protective gear for Hidekazu Suzuki, 374th CES firefighter, while conducting simulated aircraft fire drill at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. Aircraft live-fire training is conducted periodically throughout the year to ensure Airmen and civilian firefighters with the Yokota Fire Department and 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section are always prepared to combat aircraft fuel fire. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

(Left to right) Airman 1st Class Jade Strofaci and Hidekazu Suzuki, both firefighters with the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron, are ready to battle a simulated aircraft fire drill

(Left to right) Airman 1st Class Jade Strofaci and Hidekazu Suzuki, both firefighters with the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron, are ready to battle a simulated aircraft fire drill at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 78, 2018. Aircraft live-fire training is conducted periodically throughout the year to ensure Airmen and civilians with the Yokota Fire Department and 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section are always prepared to combat aircraft fuel fire. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

Airman 1st Class Jade Strofaci, 374th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, secures his protective gear before conducting a simulated aircraft fire drill at Yokota Air Base

Airman 1st Class Jade Strofaci, 374th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, secures his protective gear before conducting a simulated aircraft fire drill at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. The Yokota Fire Department and the 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section joined forces to prepares for the possibility of an aircraft fire. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

The 374th Civil Engineer Squadron fire and emergency services flight conduct live-fire training with an aircraft fire simulator at Yokota Air Base,

The 374th Civil Engineer Squadron fire and emergency services flight conduct live-fire training with an aircraft fire simulator at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

Firefighters with the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron battle a simulated aircraft fire at Yokota Air Base

Firefighters with the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron battle a simulated aircraft fire at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. Aircraft live-fire training is conducted periodically throughout the year to ensure Airmen and civilians with the 374th CES and 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section are always prepared to combat aircraft fuel fires. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

A two-person fire attack crew with the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron fire and emergency services flight, aim a stream of water on a simulated aircraft fire at Yokota Air Base, Japan

A two-person fire attack crew with the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron fire and emergency services flight, aim a stream of water on a simulated aircraft fire at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. Aircraft live-fire training is conducted periodically throughout the year to ensure Airmen and civilians with the 374th CES and 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section are always prepared to combat aircraft fuel fires. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

A two-person fire attack crew with the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron fire and emergency services flight, aim a stream of water on a simulated aircraft fire at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018

A two-person fire attack crew with the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron fire and emergency services flight, aim a stream of water on a simulated aircraft fire at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. Aircraft live-fire training is conducted periodically throughout the year to ensure Airmen and civilians with the 374th CES and 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section are always prepared to combat aircraft fuel fires. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

A two-person fire attack crew with the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron fire and emergency services flight aim a stream of water on a simulated aircraft fire at Yokota Air Base

A two-person fire attack crew with the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron fire and emergency services flight aim a stream of water on a simulated aircraft fire at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. Aircraft live-fire training is conducted periodically throughout the year to ensure Airmen and civilians with the 374th CES and 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section are always prepared to combat aircraft fuel fires. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

Senior Airman Eric Poole, 374th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, battles a simulated aircraft fire during live-fire training at Yokota Air Base

Senior Airman Eric Poole, 374th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, battles a simulated aircraft fire during live-fire training at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. Aircraft live-fire training is conducted periodically throughout the year to ensure Airmen and civilians with the 374th CES and 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section are always prepared to combat aircraft fuel fires. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

Firefighters with the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron fire and emergency services flight battle a simulated aircraft fire during a live-fire training at Yokota Air Base
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Firefighters with the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron fire and emergency services flight battle a simulated aircraft fire during a live-fire training at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. Aircraft live-fire training is conducted periodically throughout the year to ensure Airmen and civilians with the 374th CES and 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section are always prepared to combat aircraft fuel fires. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

Senior Airman Alex Harvell, 374th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, stands in front of a fire truck after battling a simulated aircraft fire at Yokota Air Base
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Senior Airman Alex Harvell, 374th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, stands in front of a fire truck after battling a simulated aircraft fire at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. Aircraft live-fire training is conducted periodically throughout the year to ensure Airmen and civilians with the 374th CES and 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section are always prepared to combat aircraft fuel fires. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

Staff Sgt. Trevor Alexis, 374th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, straightens out a hose after battling a simulated aircraft fire at Yokota Air Base
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Staff Sgt. Trevor Alexis, 374th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, straightens out a hose after battling a simulated aircraft fire at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. Aircraft live-fire training is conducted periodically throughout the year to ensure Airmen and civilians with the 374th CES and 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section are always prepared to combat aircraft fuel fires. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

Firefighters assigned to the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron pack away hoses after conducting a simulated aircraft fire drill at Yokota Air Base, Japan
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Firefighters assigned to the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron pack away hoses after conducting a simulated aircraft fire drill at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. Aircraft live-fire training is conducted periodically throughout the year to ensure Airmen and civilians with the 374th CES and 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section are always prepared to combat aircraft fuel fires. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

Airmen assigned to the 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section don protective gears before conducting a simulated aircraft decontamination at Yokota Air Base, Japan
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Airmen assigned to the 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section don protective gears before conducting a simulated aircraft decontamination at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. The section has three areas of responsibility: repair and reclamation, crash damaged or disabled aircraft recovery, wheel and tire. The repair and reclamation section maintains flight control surfaces and systems, landing gear, actuated doors and associated equipment on Pacific Air Forces' C-130 fleet. The Crash damaged or disabled aircraft recovery section is responsible for removing and recovering damaged or disabled aircraft as a result of in-flight or ground mishaps. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

Airmen with the 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section confirm a simulated aircraft fire recovery operation at Yokota Air Base
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Airmen with the 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section confirm a simulated aircraft fire recovery operation at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. The section has three areas of responsibility: repair and reclamation, crash damaged or disabled aircraft recovery, wheel and tire. The repair and reclamation section maintains flight control surfaces and systems, landing gear, actuated doors and associated equipment on Pacific Air Forces' C-130 fleet. The Crash damaged or disabled aircraft recovery section is responsible for removing and recovering damaged or disabled aircraft as a result of in-flight or ground mishaps. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

Staff Sgt. Joseph Wright, 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation craftsman, performs a simulated damaged aircraft recovery operation during a simulated aircraft fire drill at Yokota Air Base, Japan
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Staff Sgt. Joseph Wright, 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation craftsman, performs a simulated damaged aircraft recovery operation during a simulated aircraft fire drill at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. The section has three areas of responsibility: repair and reclamation, crash damaged or disabled aircraft recovery, wheel and tire. The repair and reclamation section maintains flight control surfaces and systems, landing gear, actuated doors and associated equipment on Pacific Air Forces' C-130 fleet. The Crash damaged or disabled aircraft recovery section is responsible for removing and recovering damaged or disabled aircraft as a result of in-flight or ground mishaps. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

Airmen with the 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section perform a simulated decontamination procedures after a simulated aircraft fire at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018
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Airmen with the 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section perform a simulated decontamination procedures after a simulated aircraft fire at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. The section has three areas of responsibility: repair and reclamation, crash damaged or disabled aircraft recovery, wheel and tire. The repair and reclamation section maintains flight control surfaces and systems, landing gear, actuated doors and associated equipment on Pacific Air Forces' C-130 fleet. The Crash damaged or disabled aircraft recovery section is responsible for removing and recovering damaged or disabled aircraft as a result of in-flight or ground mishaps. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

Airmen with the 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section complete a simulated decontamination procedures at Yokota Air Base, Japan
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Airmen with the 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section complete a simulated decontamination procedures at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. The section has three areas of responsibility: repair and reclamation, crash damaged or disabled aircraft recovery, wheel and tire. The repair and reclamation section maintains flight control surfaces and systems, landing gear, actuated doors and associated equipment on Pacific Air Forces' C-130 fleet. The Crash damaged or disabled aircraft recovery section is responsible for removing and recovering damaged or disabled aircraft as a result of in-flight or ground mishaps. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan -- Senior Airman Thomas Smith, left, 374th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, fastens and checks protective gear for Hidekazu Suzuki, 374th CES firefighter, while conducting simulated aircraft fire drill at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. Aircraft live-fire training is conducted periodically throughout the year to ensure Airmen and civilian firefighters with the Yokota Fire Department and 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section are always prepared to combat aircraft fuel fire. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)