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Staff Sgts. Austin Pullins (left) and Julio Garcia act as aggressors during a convoy stoppage exercise during the Expeditionary Combat Skills Training at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Sept. 11, 2007. This course teaches the basic tools needed for surviving in the combat zone. Both Sergeants are 18th Wing Group ECST instructors.  Sergeant Pullins is assigned to the 18th Communications Squadron and Sergeant Garcia is assigned to the 390th Intelligence Squadron. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Senior Airman Darnell T. Cannady)

Staff Sgts. Austin Pullins (left) and Julio Garcia act as aggressors during a convoy stoppage exercise during the Expeditionary Combat Skills Training at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Sept. 11, 2007. This course teaches the basic tools needed for surviving in the combat zone. Both Sergeants are 18th Wing Group ECST instructors. Sergeant Pullins is assigned to the 18th Communications Squadron and Sergeant Garcia is assigned to the 390th Intelligence Squadron. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Senior Airman Darnell T. Cannady)

Staff Sgt. Adam Vargas explains to a group of Airmen the correct way to use a vehicle for cover during the Expeditionary Combat Skills Training at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Sept. 11, 2007. This course teaches the basic tools needed for surviving in the combat zone. Sergeant Vargas  is an 18th Wing Group ECST lead instructer assigned to  the 18th Logistics Readiness Sqaudron (U.S. Air Force Photo/Senior Airman Darnell T. Cannady)

Staff Sgt. Adam Vargas explains to a group of Airmen the correct way to use a vehicle for cover during the Expeditionary Combat Skills Training at Kadena Air Base, Japan, Sept. 11, 2007. This course teaches the basic tools needed for surviving in the combat zone. Sergeant Vargas is an 18th Wing Group ECST lead instructer assigned to the 18th Logistics Readiness Sqaudron (U.S. Air Force Photo/Senior Airman Darnell T. Cannady)