Salina, KS

Now: 3 °

Currently: Fair

Hi: 17 ° | Lo: 4 °

Kansas Military Conducting Weather Exercise

KSAL StaffMarch 3, 2014

Airmen of a Topeka-based Kansas National Guard unit will test their response skills this week to see how they would respond to a severe weather disaster.

The 190th Air Refueling Wing based at Forbes Field will conduct the training exercise Wednesday. The event will involve military personnel as well local and state government agencies and emergency responders.

The scenario will run from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. and simulate how the military staff would respond to a storm that damages structures and equipment on the air base, as well as causes injuries.

The 190th Air Refueling Wing flies KC-135 tankers that conduct aerial refueling operations worldwide.

Copyright © Rocking M Media, 2018. All Rights Reserved. No part of this story may be reproduced without Rocking M Media’s express consent.

CATEGORIES :

COMMENTS

RELATED POSTS

Walmart Gives Gift Bags To Military Families

December 19, 2013 11:09 am

Memorial Day activities in Salina culminated with a gathering at the Saline County War Memorial in Sunset Park.

Guard Supporting Veterans Day Events

November 8, 2013 12:03 pm

STAY IN TOUCH!

GET OUR APP!

LATEST POSTS

Kids Writers Contest is U...
January 15, 2018Comments
Sandhill Crane Migration ...
January 15, 2018Comments
Rape Reported on WSU Camp...
January 15, 2018Comments
Snow Possible, Dangerous ...
January 14, 2018Comments

LATEST TWEETS

Read all tweets
© 2007 - 2018