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210 RQS fixed forward fire training

Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.

A 210th Rescue Squadron Alaska Air National Guard HH-60 Pave Hawk departs from Malemute Drop Zone during fixed forward fire gunnery training at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 25, 2018. Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.

Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.

Tech Sgt Robin O’Brien, 210th Rescue Squadron Alaska Air National Guard HH-60 Pave Hawk gunner, loads a .50-caliber ammunition belt on a GAU-18 machine gun at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 25, 2018. Airmen of the 210 RQS participate in fixed forward fire gunnery training at JBER. For a week, two HH-60 Pave Hawks took to the skies above JBER training grounds and fixed their GAU .50-caliber machine guns forward.

Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.

Tech. Sgt. Luis Perea, an Airman of the 210th Rescue Squadron Alaska Air National Guard, feeds a .50-caliber ammunition belt through a GAU-18 machine gun feed shoot at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 25, 2018. Airmen of the 210 RQS participate in fixed forward fire gunnery training at JBER. For a week, two HH-60 Pave Hawks took to the skies and fixed their GAU .50-caliber machine guns forward.

Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.

Airmen of the 210th Rescue Squadron Alaska Air National Guard perform a pre-flight check before fixed forward fire gunnery training at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 24, 2018. Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.

Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.

The shadow of a 210th Rescue Squadron Alaska Air National Guard HH-60 Pave Hawk travels across the Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson landscape during fixed forward fire gunnery training April 25, 2018. Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.

Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.

A 210th Rescue Squadron Alaska Air National Guard HH-60 Pave Hawk soars past the Chugach Mountain Range during fixed forward fire gunnery training at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 25, 2018. Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.

Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.

Tech. Sgt. Robin O’Brien, 210th Rescue Squadron Alaska Air National Guard gunner, looks through the gunner door of an HH-60 Pave Hawk during fixed forward fire training at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 25, 2018. Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.

Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.

Airmen of the 210th Rescue Squadron Alaska Air National Guard participate in fixed forward fire gunnery training at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 25, 2018. For a week, two HH-60 Pave Hawks took to the skies above JBER training grounds and fixed their GAU .50-caliber machine guns forward.

Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.

Airmen of the 210th Rescue Squadron Alaska Air National Guard participate in fixed forward fire gunnery training at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 25, 2018. For a week, two HH-60 Pave Hawks took to the skies above JBER training grounds and fixed their GAU .50-caliber machine guns forward.

Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.
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Airmen of the 210th Rescue Squadron Alaska Air National Guard fire GAU .50-caliber from an HH-60 Pave Hawk during fixed forward fire training at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 25, 2018. Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.

Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.
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Airmen of the 210th Rescue Squadron Alaska Air National Guard participate in fixed forward fire gunnery training at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 25, 2018. For a week, two HH-60 Pave Hawks took to the skies above JBER training grounds and fixed their GAU .50-caliber machine guns forward.

Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.
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A 210th Rescue Squadron Alaska Air National Guard HH-60 Pave Hawk soars above Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson training ground during a fixed forward fire training at JBER, Alaska, 25, 2018. Two HH-60s took to the skies above JBER for the week-long training. The pilots and crew maneuvered though various scenarios before firing at stationary targets.

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Airmen of the 210th Rescue Squadron Alaska Air National Guard participate in fixed forward fire gunnery training at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 25, 2018. For a week, two HH-60 Pave Hawks took to the skies above JBER training grounds and fixed their GAU .50-caliber machine guns forward. 

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