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Soldiers Conduct Mountain Rescue Training at Vigilant Guard 2016

Guardsmen participate in mountain search-and-rescue training during Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., July 29, 2016. Photos by multiple military photographers
Army Spc. Alex Buckley, left, and Army Pfc. Geraldine Jimenez work with civilian search and rescue teams to secure a simulated casualty during Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., July 30, 2016. Buckley is a wheeled vehicle mechanic assigned to the Massachusetts National Guard’s 181st Engineer Battalion. Jimenez is a truck driver assigned to the Massachusetts National Guard’s Forward Support Company, 101st Engineers. The National Guard and U.S. Northern Command sponsor the emergency response exercise, which provides an opportunity for service members to improve cooperation with civilian, military and federal partners as they prepare for emergencies and catastrophic events. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Ashley Hayes
Army Spc. Alex Buckley, left, and Army Pfc. Geraldine Jimenez work with civilian search and rescue teams to secure a simulated casualty during Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., July 30, 2016. Buckley is a wheeled vehicle mechanic assigned to the Massachusetts National Guard’s 181st En ...More
Canadian air force Cpl. Dusty Kennedy, left, hauls gear up a cliff to be used for a search-and-rescue operation during Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., July 29, 2016. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Avery Cunningham
Canadian air force Cpl. Dusty Kennedy, left, hauls gear up a cliff to be used for a search-and-rescue operation during Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., July 29, 2016. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Avery Cunningham
Army Staff Sgt. Stephen Trala is lowered from a HH-60 Black Hawk helicopter and prepares to pick up a simulated casualty during a search-and-rescue exercise as part of Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., 2016. Trala is a flight medic assigned to Company C, 3rd Battalion, 126th Aviation Regiment Air Ambulance. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Ashley Hayes
Army Staff Sgt. Stephen Trala is lowered from a HH-60 Black Hawk helicopter and prepares to pick up a simulated casualty during a search-and-rescue exercise as part of Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., 2016. Trala is a flight medic assigned to Company C, 3rd Battalion, 126th Aviation ...More
Army Staff Sgt. Stephen Trala is lowered from a HH-60 Black Hawk helicopter and prepares to pick up a simulated casualty during a search-and-rescue exercise as part of Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., 2016. Trala is a flight medic assigned to Company C, 3rd Battalion, 126th Aviation Regiment Air Ambulance. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Ashley Hayes
Army Staff Sgt. Stephen Trala is lowered from a HH-60 Black Hawk helicopter and prepares to pick up a simulated casualty during a search-and-rescue exercise as part of Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., 2016. Trala is a flight medic assigned to Company C, 3rd Battalion, 126th Aviation ...More
Soldiers, first responders from Federal Emergency Management Agency’s urban search-and-rescue team carry a litter with a simulated casualty to a medevac site during Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., July 29, 2016. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Avery Cunningham
Soldiers, first responders from Federal Emergency Management Agency’s urban search-and-rescue team carry a litter with a simulated casualty to a medevac site during Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., July 29, 2016. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Avery Cunningham
Army Staff Sgt. Stephen Trala, center, talks with civilian search and rescue teams and soldiers during a search-and-rescue exercise as part of Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., 2016. Trala is a flight medic assigned to Company C, 3rd Battalion, 126th Aviation Regiment Air Ambulance. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Ashley Hayes
Army Staff Sgt. Stephen Trala, center, talks with civilian search and rescue teams and soldiers during a search-and-rescue exercise as part of Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., 2016. Trala is a flight medic assigned to Company C, 3rd Battalion, 126th Aviation Regiment Air Ambulance. A ...More
Army Staff Sgt. Stephen Trala steadies a rope hooked to a litter carrying a simulated casualty as it is hoisted up to a HH-60 Black Hawk medevac helicopter during a search-and-rescue exercise as part of Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., 2016. Trala is a flight medic assigned to Company C, 3rd Battalion, 126th Aviation Regiment Air Ambulance. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Ashley Hayes
Army Staff Sgt. Stephen Trala steadies a rope hooked to a litter carrying a simulated casualty as it is hoisted up to a HH-60 Black Hawk medevac helicopter during a search-and-rescue exercise as part of Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., 2016. Trala is a flight medic assigned to Compan ...More
An HH-60M Black Hawk helicopter crew hoists a simulated casualty during Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., July 29, 2016. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Avery Cunningham
An HH-60M Black Hawk helicopter crew hoists a simulated casualty during Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., July 29, 2016. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Avery Cunningham
Army Spc. Alex Buckley, left, and Army Pfc. Geraldine Jimenez work with civilian search and rescue teams to secure a simulated casualty during Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., July 30, 2016. Buckley is a wheeled vehicle mechanic assigned to the Massachusetts National Guard’s 181st Engineer Battalion. Jimenez is a truck driver assigned to the Massachusetts National Guard’s Forward Support Company, 101st Engineers. The National Guard and U.S. Northern Command sponsor the emergency response exercise, which provides an opportunity for service members to improve cooperation with civilian, military and federal partners as they prepare for emergencies and catastrophic events. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Ashley Hayes
Canadian air force Cpl. Dusty Kennedy, left, hauls gear up a cliff to be used for a search-and-rescue operation during Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., July 29, 2016. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Avery Cunningham
Army Staff Sgt. Stephen Trala is lowered from a HH-60 Black Hawk helicopter and prepares to pick up a simulated casualty during a search-and-rescue exercise as part of Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., 2016. Trala is a flight medic assigned to Company C, 3rd Battalion, 126th Aviation Regiment Air Ambulance. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Ashley Hayes
Army Staff Sgt. Stephen Trala is lowered from a HH-60 Black Hawk helicopter and prepares to pick up a simulated casualty during a search-and-rescue exercise as part of Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., 2016. Trala is a flight medic assigned to Company C, 3rd Battalion, 126th Aviation Regiment Air Ambulance. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Ashley Hayes
Soldiers, first responders from Federal Emergency Management Agency’s urban search-and-rescue team carry a litter with a simulated casualty to a medevac site during Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., July 29, 2016. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Avery Cunningham
Army Staff Sgt. Stephen Trala, center, talks with civilian search and rescue teams and soldiers during a search-and-rescue exercise as part of Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., 2016. Trala is a flight medic assigned to Company C, 3rd Battalion, 126th Aviation Regiment Air Ambulance. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Ashley Hayes
Army Staff Sgt. Stephen Trala steadies a rope hooked to a litter carrying a simulated casualty as it is hoisted up to a HH-60 Black Hawk medevac helicopter during a search-and-rescue exercise as part of Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., 2016. Trala is a flight medic assigned to Company C, 3rd Battalion, 126th Aviation Regiment Air Ambulance. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Ashley Hayes
An HH-60M Black Hawk helicopter crew hoists a simulated casualty during Vigilant Guard 2016 at Camp Ethan Allen Training Site, Jericho, Vt., July 29, 2016. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Avery Cunningham