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MOPP sortie generation during ATSO training

Airman 1st Class Samuel Graeser, 44th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, decontaminates an F-15C Eagle during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. The decontamination process is used in the event an aircraft has been exposed to a chemical or biological agent during flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)

Airman 1st Class Samuel Graeser, 44th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, decontaminates an F-15C Eagle during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. The decontamination process is used in the event an aircraft has been exposed to a chemical or biological agent during flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)

Airman 1st Class Samuel Graeser, 44th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, prepares to insert the canopy safety strut during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. ATSO training improves Airmens ability to quickly and accurately don Mission Oriented Protective Posture gear in the event of a chemical, biological, radiologic or nuclear threat. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)

Airman 1st Class Samuel Graeser, 44th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, prepares to insert the canopy safety strut during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. ATSO training improves Airmens ability to quickly and accurately don Mission Oriented Protective Posture gear in the event of a chemical, biological, radiologic or nuclear threat. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)

Airman 1st Class Samuel Graeser, 44th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, marshals an F-15C Eagle into the aircraft shelter during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. ATSO training ensures Airmen can effectively carry out their mission while wearing full Mission Oriented Protective Posture gear. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)

Airman 1st Class Samuel Graeser, 44th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, marshals an F-15C Eagle into the aircraft shelter during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. ATSO training ensures Airmen can effectively carry out their mission while wearing full Mission Oriented Protective Posture gear. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)

Airman 1st Class Samuel Graeser, 44th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, marshals an F-15C Eagle into the aircraft shelter during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. The 18th Wing is postured to respond to demanding scenarios, and continuously focuses on keeping forces ready for high-end missions through daily training and readiness exercises. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)

Airman 1st Class Samuel Graeser, 44th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, marshals an F-15C Eagle into the aircraft shelter during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. The 18th Wing is postured to respond to demanding scenarios, and continuously focuses on keeping forces ready for high-end missions through daily training and readiness exercises. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Ashley Sousa, 44th Aircraft Maintenance Unit dedicated crew chief, performs a buddy check on Airman 1st Class Samuel Graeser, 44th AMU crew chief, during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. Buddy checks ensure Airmen are properly wearing their Mission Oriented Protective Posture gear correctly. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Ashley Sousa, 44th Aircraft Maintenance Unit dedicated crew chief, performs a buddy check on Airman 1st Class Samuel Graeser, 44th AMU crew chief, during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. Buddy checks ensure Airmen are properly wearing their Mission Oriented Protective Posture gear correctly. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)

Senior Airman Chancelor Slade, 18th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron avionics journeyman, waits for an aircraft to return from a sortie during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. The 18th Wing is postured to respond to demanding scenarios, and continuously focuses on keeping forces ready for high-end missions through daily training and readiness exercises. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)

Senior Airman Chancelor Slade, 18th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron avionics journeyman, waits for an aircraft to return from a sortie during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. The 18th Wing is postured to respond to demanding scenarios, and continuously focuses on keeping forces ready for high-end missions through daily training and readiness exercises. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Ashley Sousa, 44th Aircraft Maintenance Unit dedicated crew chief, checks the seal of her gas mask during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. ATSO training ensures Airmen can effectively carry out their mission while wearing full Mission Oriented Protective Posture gear. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Ashley Sousa, 44th Aircraft Maintenance Unit dedicated crew chief, checks the seal of her gas mask during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. ATSO training ensures Airmen can effectively carry out their mission while wearing full Mission Oriented Protective Posture gear. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)

Airman 1st Class Samuel Graeser, 44th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, adjusts the hood of his Mission Oriented Protective Posture training coat during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. Full MOPP gear includes trousers and an overcoat with a hood, overboots, gloves, and a gas mask designed to protect the wearer from nuclear, chemical, biological, radiological or nuclear agents. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)

Airman 1st Class Samuel Graeser, 44th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, adjusts the hood of his Mission Oriented Protective Posture training coat during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. Full MOPP gear includes trousers and an overcoat with a hood, overboots, gloves, and a gas mask designed to protect the wearer from nuclear, chemical, biological, radiological or nuclear agents. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)

Airman 1st Class Samuel Graeser, 44th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, puts on his Mission Oriented Protective Posture training coat during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. The 18th Wing is postured to respond to demanding scenarios, and continuously focuses on keeping forces ready for high-end missions through daily training and readiness exercises. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)

Airman 1st Class Samuel Graeser, 44th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, puts on his Mission Oriented Protective Posture training coat during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. The 18th Wing is postured to respond to demanding scenarios, and continuously focuses on keeping forces ready for high-end missions through daily training and readiness exercises. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan -- Airman 1st Class Samuel Graeser, 44th Aircraft Maintenance Unit crew chief, decontaminates an F-15C Eagle during an ability to survive and operate training exercise at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Nov. 17, 2021. The decontamination process is used in the event an aircraft has been exposed to a chemical or biological agent during flight. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jessi Monte)