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Wild Weasel Walk-Through: 35th Aerospace Medicine Squadron Fight Medicine Flight

Group of servicemembers in uniform apply medical aid to simulated patient.

U.S. Airmen from the 35th Aerospace Medicine Squadron Flight Medicine Flight strap a simulated patient onto a stretcher with Col. Jesse J. Friedel, 35th Fighter Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Joey R. Meininger, 35th Fighter Wing command chief, during a Wild Weasel Walk-Through at Misawa Air Base, Japan, Aug. 3, 2021. Self-Aid Buddy Care trains members to perform first aid in a variety of areas like bleeding control, airway management and patient transport. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Leon Redfern)

Group of servicemembers in uniform check for vitals on a simulated wounded patient

U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Joey R. Meininger, 35th Fighter Wing command chief, and Col. Jesse J. Friedel, 35th Fighter Wing commander, check for vitals on a simulated wounded patient alongside members from the 35th Aerospace Medicine Squadron (AMS) Flight Medicine Flight during a Wild Weasel Walk-Through at Misawa Air Base, Japan, Aug. 3, 2021. The 35th AMS Flight Medicine Flight provides medical services to aircrew who regularly fly throughout the year ensuring they are fit to fly. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Leon Redfern)

Servicemembers in uniform prepare to apply gauze on a simulated patient.

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt.Tara Aukeman, 35th Aerospace Medicine Squadron (AMS) Flight Medicine Flight technician, prepares a hemostatic dressing, commonly referred to as combat gauze with Col. Jesse J. Friedel, 35th Fighter Wing commander, during a Wild Weasel Walk-Through at Misawa Air Base, Japan, Aug. 3, 2021. The 35th AMS Flight Medicine Flight went over how to properly use tourniquets, bandages, hemostatic dressing, and nasopharyngeal airways. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Leon Redfern)

Group of servicemembers apply medical aid to a simulated patient.

U.S. Air Force Col. Jesse J. Friedel, 35th Fighter Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Joey R. Meininger, 35th Fighter Wing command chief, check for exit wounds on a simulated patient before transporting them onto a stretcher with members from the 35th Aerospace Medicine Squadron (AMS) Flight Medicine Flight during a Wild Weasel Walk-Through at Misawa Air Base, Japan, Aug. 3, 2021. The 35th AMS Flight Medicine Flight practice these procedures to prevent combat deaths by providing proven trauma stabilization techniques, allowing for wounded members to survive long enough to receive life-saving treatment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Leon Redfern)

Servicemembers in uniform prepare to lift a simulated patient onto a stretcher.

U.S. Air Force Col. Jesse J. Friedel, 35th Fighter Wing commander, Chief Master Sgt. Joey R. Meininger, 35th Fighter Wing command chief, and members from the 35th Aerospace Medicine Squadron (AMS) Flight Medicine Flight prepare to lift a simulated patient onto a stretcher during a Wild Weasel Walk-Through at Misawa Air Base, Japan, Aug. 3, 2021. The 35th AMS Flight Medicine Flight simulated an exercise with base leadership to train for potential real-world contingencies. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Leon Redfern)

Servicemembers in uniform use a needle on a simulated patient.

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Samantha Simeroth, 35th Aerospace Medicine Squadron (AMS) Flight Medicine Flight technician, assists Chief Master Sgt. Joey R. Meininger, 35th Fighter Wing command chief, and Col. Jesse J. Friedel, 35th Fighter Wing commander while they perform a simulated needle decompression to treat a tension pneumothorax during a Wild Weasel Walk-Through at Misawa Air Base, Japan, Aug. 3, 2021. The 35th AMS Flight Medicine Flight is responsible for determining if Airmen in high-stress career fields are fit and stable enough to perform their duties, and provides them with help or advice if they are deemed unfit. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Leon Redfern)

Four servicemembers in uniform, carry a simulated patient on a stretcher.

U.S. Air Force Col. Jesse J. Friedel, 35th Fighter Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Joey R. Meininger, 35th Fighter Wing command chief, transport a simulated patient on a stretcher to the 35th Medical Group building alongside members from the 35th Aerospace Medicine Squadron Flight Medicine Flight during a Wild Weasel Walk-Through at Misawa Air Base, Japan, Aug. 3, 2021. Wild Weasel Walk-Throughs are weekly events conducted by base leadership to experience and learn more about the units that are a part of Team Misawa. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Leon Redfern)

MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan --

U.S. Air Force Col. Jesse J. Friedel, 35th Fighter Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Joey R. Meininger, 35th Fighter Wing command chief, conducted a Wild Weasel Walk-Through. During the walk-through, leadership met members of the 35th Aerospace Medicine Squadron (AMS) Flight Medicine Flight. The flight provides medical services to aircrew who regularly fly throughout the year ensuring they are fit to perform their duties.