Senior Airman Thomas Smith

Senior Airman Thomas Smith

by Yasuo Osakabe, 374th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
Stripes Japan

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)

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