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Yokota Firefighters participate in bilateral fire training exercise

Yokota Firefighters participate in bilateral fire training exercise

Firefighters from Japanese Air Self-Defense Forces and 374th Civil Engineer Squadron pose for a group photo after a live-fire training exercise at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 28, 2019. The exercise allowed the 374th CES and JASDF to utilize different equipment, and review tactics to putting out fires as part of a knowledge exchange. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Brieana E. Bolfing)

Yokota Firefighters participate in bilateral fire training exercise

Firefighters with the Japanese Air Self-Defense Force arrive to the scene during a live fire training exercise at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 28, 2019. The training area for the exercise used a controlled fire system to simulate the burning of a vehicle. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Brieana E. Bolfing)

Yokota Firefighters participate in bilateral fire training exercise

A Firefighter with the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron runs to the fire during a live fire training exercise at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 28, 2019. The training area for the exercise used a controlled fire system to simulate the burning of a vehicle. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Brieana E. Bolfing)

Yokota Firefighters participate in bilateral fire training exercise

Firefighters with the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron signal each other during a live fire training exercise at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 28, 2019. The Japanese Air Self-Defense Force and 374th CES practiced vehicle fire fighting procedures during the exercise. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Brieana E. Bolfing)

Yokota Firefighters participate in bilateral fire training exercise

A Firefighter with the Japanese Air Self-Defense Forces motions to his team during a live fire training exercise at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 28, 2019. JASDF and 374th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighters used the exercise to improve communications and their ability to work together under stress. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Brieana E. Bolfing)

Yokota Firefighters participate in bilateral fire training exercise

Firefighters from the Japanese Air Self-Defense Forces and 374th Civil Engineer Squadron helped put at a vehicle fire during a live-fire training exercise at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 28, 2019. JASDF and 374th CES firefighters worked together in a live fire training exercise to improve communications and their ability to work together under stress. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Brieana E. Bolfing)

Yokota Firefighters participate in bilateral fire training exercise

A firefighter with the Japanese Air Self-Defense Forces examines the vehicle during a live fire training exercise at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 28, 2019. The training area for the exercise used a controlled fire system to simulate the burning of a vehicle. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Brieana E. Bolfing)

Yokota Firefighters participate in bilateral fire training exercise

Firefighters with the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron put out a fire during a live-fire training exercise at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 28, 2019. The area for the exercise used a controlled fire system to simulate the burning of a vehicle. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Brieana E. Bolfing)

Yokota Firefighters participate in bilateral fire training exercise

Firefighters with the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron removed their gear after a live fire training exercise at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 28, 2019. Japanese Air Self-Defense Force and 374th CES firefighters utilized the exercise to improve communications and their ability to work together under stress to better respond to emergency situations. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Brieana E. Bolfing)

Yokota Firefighters participate in bilateral fire training exercise
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A firefighter with the 374th Civil Engineer Squadron organizes his equipment after a live-fire training exercise at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 28, 2019. The training helped the firefighters gain experience to work as a better team for potential real-world scenarios. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Brieana E. Bolfing)

Yokota Air Base, Japan -- Firefighters from Japanese Air Self-Defense Forces and 374th Civil Engineer Squadron pose for a group photo after a live-fire training exercise at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Oct. 28, 2019. The exercise allowed the 374th CES and JASDF to utilize different equipment, and review tactics to putting out fires as part of a knowledge exchange. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Brieana E. Bolfing)