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Friends in Fire: U.S., R.O.K. test FD response

Airmen from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron and 38th CES firefighter rush down the stairs during a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th FW firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Airmen from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron and 38th CES firefighter rush down the stairs during a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th FW firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Airmen from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron and 38th CES firefighter rush to scene during a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Airmen from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron and 38th CES firefighter rush to scene during a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Airmen from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron and 38th CES firefighter rush into building during a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Airmen from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron and 38th CES firefighter rush into building during a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Yellow smoke fills the air signaling a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Yellow smoke fills the air signaling a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Airmen from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron and 38th CES firefighter carry a dummy during a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Airmen from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron and 38th CES firefighter carry a dummy during a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Republic of Korea Air Force Senior Airman Moon Hakinn, 38th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, hoses down simulated fire at Kunsan Air Base, R.O.K., Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Republic of Korea Air Force Senior Airman Moon Hakinn, 38th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, hoses down simulated fire at Kunsan Air Base, R.O.K., Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

A Republic of Korea Air Force firefighter parks firetruck when arriving to a structural fire at Kunsan Air Base, R.O.K., Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

A Republic of Korea Air Force firefighter parks firetruck when arriving to a structural fire at Kunsan Air Base, R.O.K., Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

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Friends in Fire: U.S., R.O.K. test FD response

Airmen from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron and 38th CES firefighter rush down the stairs during a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th FW firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Airmen from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron and 38th CES firefighter rush down the stairs during a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th FW firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Airmen from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron and 38th CES firefighter rush to scene during a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Airmen from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron and 38th CES firefighter rush to scene during a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Airmen from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron and 38th CES firefighter rush into building during a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Airmen from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron and 38th CES firefighter rush into building during a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Yellow smoke fills the air signaling a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Yellow smoke fills the air signaling a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Airmen from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron and 38th CES firefighter carry a dummy during a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Airmen from the 8th Civil Engineer Squadron and 38th CES firefighter carry a dummy during a simulated structure fire at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Republic of Korea Air Force Senior Airman Moon Hakinn, 38th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, hoses down simulated fire at Kunsan Air Base, R.O.K., Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

Republic of Korea Air Force Senior Airman Moon Hakinn, 38th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, hoses down simulated fire at Kunsan Air Base, R.O.K., Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

A Republic of Korea Air Force firefighter parks firetruck when arriving to a structural fire at Kunsan Air Base, R.O.K., Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

A Republic of Korea Air Force firefighter parks firetruck when arriving to a structural fire at Kunsan Air Base, R.O.K., Nov. 4, 2021. Both 8th Fighter Wing and 38th Fighter Group firefighters were tested in their ability to respond quickly to a simulated structural fire on base. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jesenia Landaverde)

KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea --