130619-Z-HZ674-125

130619-Z-HZ674-125

BELLE CHASSE, La. – Staff Sgt. Maddie Loudermilk with the 167th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, West Virginia Air National Guard, instructs Staff Sgt. Gen Bird, 159th Maintenance Squadron, how to properly place a litter during a joint aeromedical evacuation exercise, June 19, 2013, Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base New Orleans, Belle Chasse, La. This joint exercise was conducted to ensure a rapid response to any contingency and included the 159th Fighter Wing, 130th Airlift Wing, 167th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals and the Louisiana Ambulance Service. (National Guard Photo by Staff Sgt. Yolanda C. Addison, 159th Fighter Wing Public Affairs)