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.@101stAASLTDIV Soldiers train with @usairforce counterparts on lifesaving water training

.@101stAASLTDIV Soldiers train with @usairforce counterparts on lifesaving water training

SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. -- Soldiers with the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division, assisted Airmen near Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, in completing lifesaving overwater training on June 29. "We're doing overwater training for the Air Force out of Scott Air Force Base as part of their [Survival Evasion Resistance and Escape] refresher course," said Sgt. Blake Armstrong, a flight paramedic with C Company, 6th Battalion, 101st General Support Aviation Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade. Survival Evasion Resistance and Escape training, known as SERE, is designed to help military personnel survive if isolated in a water crash incident. For many of the students, it was their first time participating in overwater training. "Our students are a mix of pilots and aircrew, basically anyone who flies on a plane and has the potential to go down over water n...

Full article: https://www.army.mil/article/190585/

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