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Firefighters from the 23d Civil Engineer Squadron conduct live fire training at Moody Air Force Base, Ga., Aug. 24, 2017. This training is an annual requirement for Moody firefighters and is just one of the ways they stay ready to protect people, property and the environment from fires and disasters. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Olivia Dominique)

Firefighters from the 23rd Civil Engineer Squadron conduct live fire training at Moody Air Force Base, Ga., Aug. 24, 2017. This training is an annual requirement for Moody firefighters and is just one of the ways they stay ready to protect people, property and the environment from fires and disasters. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Olivia Dominique)

Firefighters from the 23d Civil Engineer Squadron conduct live fire training at Moody Air Force Base, Ga., Aug. 24, 2017. All of Moody’s firefighters are required to perform this training at least once a year. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Olivia Dominique)

Firefighters from the 23rd Civil Engineer Squadron conduct live fire training at Moody Air Force Base, Ga., Aug. 24, 2017. All of Moody’s firefighters are required to perform this training at least once a year. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Olivia Dominique)

Airman 1st Class Brian Cane, 23d Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, rolls a fire hose following a training exercise, August 24, 2017, Moody Air force, Ga. The fire station from the 23d CES holds training exercises once a month to sharpen their skills and ensure readiness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Eugene Oliver)

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Brian Cane, 23rd Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, rolls a fire hose following a training exercise, August 24, 2017, Moody Air force, Ga. The fire station from the 23rd CES holds training exercises once a month to sharpen their skills and ensure readiness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Eugene Oliver)

A Crash 15 P19R 1500 Striker fire engine from the 23d Civil Engineer Squadron extinguishes an aircraft fire during a training exercise, Aug. 24, 2017, Moody Air Force Base, Ga. The fire station from the 23d CES holds training exercises once a month to sharpen their skills and ensure readiness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Eugene Oliver)

A Crash 15 P19R 1500 Striker fire engine from the 23rd Civil Engineer Squadron extinguishes an aircraft fire during a training exercise, Aug. 24, 2017, Moody Air Force Base, Ga. The fire station from the 23rd CES holds training exercises once a month to sharpen their skills and ensure readiness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Eugene Oliver)

A Crash 15 P19R 1500 Striker fire engine from the 23d Civil Engineer Squadron sprays water at an aircraft fire during a training exercise, Aug. 24, 2017, Moody Air Force Base, Ga. The fire station from the 23d CES holds training exercises once a month to sharpen their skills and ensure readiness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Eugene Oliver)

A Crash 15 P19R 1500 Striker fire engine from the 23rd Civil Engineer Squadron sprays water at an aircraft fire during a training exercise, Aug. 24, 2017, Moody Air Force Base, Ga. The fire station from the 23rd CES holds training exercises once a month to sharpen their skills and ensure readiness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Eugene Oliver)

Firefighters from the 23d Civil Engineer Squadron douse flames during live fire training at Moody Air Force Base, Ga., Aug. 24, 2017. This training is an annual requirement for Moody firefighters and is just one of the ways they stay ready to protect people, property and the environment from fires and disasters. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Olivia Dominique)

Firefighters from the 23rd Civil Engineer Squadron douse flames during live fire training at Moody Air Force Base, Ga., Aug. 24, 2017. This training is an annual requirement for Moody firefighters and is just one of the ways they stay ready to protect people, property and the environment from fires and disasters. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Olivia Dominique)

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Firefighters from the 23rd Civil Engineer Squadron, conducted aircraft fire training Aug. 24.

Firefighters from the 23rd CES hold training exercises once a month to sharpen their skills and ensure readiness. 

“We always want to ensure we’re on top of our game in case an aircraft goes down and catches on fire,” said Airman First Class Lucas Black, 23rd CES firefighter. “We’re always practicing different scenarios because you never know when or where a fire could break out.”