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Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo 2018

Airmen get geared up for the Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo at Melrose Air Force Range, N.M., Aug. 8, 2018. A total of 21 Air Force bases from around the world visited MAFR and Cannon Air Force Base, N.M., to participate in the EMT Rodeo, giving the technicians a wide assortment of scenarios to test their knowledge and training in the medical field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gage Adison Daniel)

A medical technician from RAF Lakenheath, England, pulls a simulated wounded victim behind him during the Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo at Melrose Air Force Range, N.M., August 8, 2018. A total of 21 Air Force bases from around the world visited MAFR and Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico, to participate in the EMT Rodeo, giving the technicians a wide assortment of scenarios to test their knowledge and training in the medical field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gage Adison Daniel)

Participants from the Emergency Medical Technician discuss during participating in a scenario at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M., Aug. 8, 2018. Teams across the Air Force challenged themselves in communication and knowledge of different simulated medical emergency situations.(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Lane T. Plummer)

A medical technician from Otis Air National Guard Base, Mass., clears a house of simulated hostiles at the Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo at Melrose Air Force Range, N.M., August 8, 2018. A total of 21 Air Force bases from around the world visited MAFR and Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico, to participate in the EMT Rodeo, giving the technicians a wide assortment of scenarios to test their knowledge and training in the medical field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gage Adison Daniel)

Medical technicians from McConnell Air Force Base, Kan., get into the back of a truck at the Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo at Melrose Air Force Range, N.M., August 8, 2018. A total of 21 Air Force bases from around the world visited MAFR and Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico, to participate in the EMT Rodeo, giving the technicians a wide assortment of scenarios to test their knowledge and training in the medical field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gage Adison Daniel)

Medical technician Airmen wait in a simulated hostage room during the Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo at Melrose Air Force Range, N.M., August 8, 2018. A total of 21 Air Force bases from around the world visited MAFR and Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico, to participate in the EMT Rodeo, giving the technicians a wide assortment of scenarios to test their knowledge and training in the medical field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gage Adison Daniel)

An Airman with simulated wounds gets checked by medical technicians for his injuries at the Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo at Melrose Air Force Range, N.M., August 8, 2018. A total of 21 Air Force bases from around the world visited MAFR and Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico, to participate in the EMT Rodeo, giving the technicians a wide assortment of scenarios to test their knowledge and training in the medical field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gage Adison Daniel)

An Airman escorts medical technicians from Keesler Air Force Base, Miss., to safety during a simulated attack at the Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo at Melrose Air Force Range, N.M., August 8, 2018. A total of 21 Air Force bases from around the world visited MAFR and Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico, to participate in the EMT Rodeo, giving the technicians a wide assortment of scenarios to test their knowledge and training in the medical field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gage Adison Daniel)

An Airman checks behind a simulated military escort for combatants at the Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo at Melrose Air Force Range, N.M., August 8, 2018. A total of 21 Air Force bases from around the world visited MAFR and Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico, to participate in the EMT Rodeo, giving the technicians a wide assortment of scenarios to test their knowledge and training in the medical field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gage Adison Daniel)

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An Airman fastens a strap around a simulated victim at the Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo at Melrose Air Force Range, N.M., August 8, 2018. A total of 21 Air Force bases from around the world visited MAFR and Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico, to participate in the EMT Rodeo, giving the technicians a wide assortment of scenarios to test their knowledge and training in the medical field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gage Adison Daniel)

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Medical technicians from Otis Air National Guard Base, Mass., lift a mannequin over a barrier at the Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo at Melrose Air Force Range, N.M., August 8, 2018. A total of 21 Air Force bases from around the world visited MAFR and Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico, to participate in the EMT Rodeo, giving the technicians a wide assortment of scenarios to test their knowledge and training in the medical field. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gage Adison Daniel)

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An Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo roleplayer rests against a cart at Melrose Air Force Range, N.M., Aug. 8, 2018. The EMT Rodeo consists of scenarios designed to test the skills of Air Force medics in both simulated deployed locations as well as home installations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Michael Washburn/Released)

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An Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo roleplayer looks out of a shipping container before the start of a scenario at Melrose Air Force Range, N.M., Aug. 8, 2018.The EMT Rodeo consists of scenarios designed to test the skills of Air Force medics in both simulated deployed locations as well as home installations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Michael Washburn/Released)

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Medics from Keesler Air Force Base, Miss., drag a victim to cover during the Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo at Melrose Air Force Range, N.M., Aug. 8, 2018. The EMT Rodeo tested the skills of Air Force medics and utilized smoke, simulated explosions and rifle blanks to help with realism. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Michael Washburn/Released)

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A training dummy with a leg wound lies on the ground during the Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo at Melrose Air Force Range, N.M., Aug. 8, 2018. The EMT Rodeo consists of scenarios designed to test the skills of Air Force medics. The training dummies had realistic injuries and fake blood to give a sense of authenticity to the various scenarios. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Michael Washburn/Released)

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An Air Force member fires his rifle while providing security during an Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo scenario at Melrose Air Force Range, N.M., Aug. 8, 2018. Along with Airmen in the medical career field, members from security forces and operational forces also helped to make the training as realistic as possible. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Michael Washburn/Released)

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An Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo participant writes on his leg at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M., Aug. 8, 2018. EMT's simulated every scenario they encountered as if it was real life. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Lane T. Plummer/Released)

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Senior Airman Kyle Barber, 28th Medical Group paramedic, participates in a training exercise at the 2018 Cannon Air Force Base Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo Aug. 8, 2018. Airmen from across the Air Force train annually at Cannon to test their readiness and job comprehension skills. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Lane T. Plummer)

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Second Lieutenant Madeline Klasi, 27th Special Operations Force Support Squadron formal training specialist, participates as the victim of a medical emergency during the Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M., Aug. 8, 2018. Airmen across the Air Force trained at Cannon to maintain readiness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Lane T. Plummer/Released)

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Airman 1st Class Dakota King, 27th Special Operations Communication Squadron radio frequency transmissions systems, participates in the Emergency Medical Technician Rodeo at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M., Aug. 8, 2018. Several scenarios tested visiting EMT's on staying flexible and calm during chaotic times. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Lane T. Plummer/Released)

CANNON AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. -- A total of 21 Air Force bases from around the world visited Melrose Air Force Range and Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico, to participate in the EMT Rodeo. This event gives the technicians a wide assortment of scenarios to test their knowledge and training in the medical field. In addition to emergency medical technicians security forces and operational forces also helped to make the training as realistic as possible.