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ROCKI 20-01 rolls into Phase II

An Airman covers a C-130J propeller with a sheet of plastic

An Airman assigned to the 19th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron preserves assets by covering them in plastic during phase II of ROCKI 20-01 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 13, 2019. Plastic sheeting is used to keep contaminants off of assets that can’t be moved during simulated chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Aaron Irvin)

An Airman marshals a C-130 plane

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Jakeb Tate, 19th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, marshals a C-130J Super Hercules while it taxis before take-off during phase II of ROCKI 20-01 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 13, 2019. During the exercise, Airmen are tested on their ability to survive and operate within a simulated chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Aaron Irvin)

Airmen fill sandbags

Airmen from the 19th Civil Engineer Squadron fill sandbags to harden shelters during phase II of ROCKI 20-01 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 12, 2019. Sandbags were placed around the cabins in the simulated deployed location to protect the shelters from simulated attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mariam K. Springs)

An Airman shovels sand

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Justin Carder, 19th Civil Engineer Squadron water and fuel systems maintenance journeyman, prepares sandbags during phase II of ROCKI 20-01 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 12, 2019. Sandbags were placed around the cabins in the simulated deployed location to protect the shelters from simulated attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mariam K. Springs)

An Airman fills a sandbag

U.S. Airman 1st Class Laura O’Connor, 19th Civil Engineer Squadron pest manager, fills a sandbag to harden shelters during phase II of ROCKI 20-01 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 12, 2019. Phase II is divided into two sub-phases: phase IIa stresses Airmen’s ability to survive and operate in a simulated chemical environment; phase IIb stresses their ability to survive and operate in a simulated radiological environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mariam K. Springs)

An Airman marshals a C-130J plane

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Jakeb Tate, 19th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief, marshals a C-130J Super Hercules while it taxis before take-off during phase II of ROCKI 20-01 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 13, 2019. During the exercise, Airmen are tested on their ability to survive and operate within a simulated chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mariam Springs)

Airmen sits at a large desk

Airmen from across the 19th Airlift Wing share information to make critical decisions in the Emergency Operations Center during ROCKI 20-01 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 13, 2019. The EOC serves as the communication point between participants at the Realistic Training Area named Camp Warlord and wing leadership at the Wing Operations Center. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristine M. Gruwell)

An Airman puts on gloves

U.S. Air Force Capt. Randall Draeger, 19th Civil Engineer Squadron officer in charge of requirements and optimization, dons his mission-oriented protective posture gear during phase II of ROCKI 20-01 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 13, 2019. During phase II of the exercise, participants are tested on their skills to don their MOPP gear during simulated chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristine M. Gruwell)

An Airman makes food while in MOPP gear

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Dominique Reyes, 19th Force Support Squadron fitness assessment cell manager, prepares meals in a single pallet expeditionary kitchen during phase II of ROCKI 20-01 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 13, 2019. Powered by its own generator, the SPEK requires no external utility support making it capable of operating anywhere. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jayden Ford)

Airmen put a propeller on a C-130J
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Members of the 19th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron replace a propeller on a C-130J Super Hercules during phase II of ROCKI 20-01 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 13, 2019. Phase II is divided into two sub-phases: phase IIa stresses Airmen’s ability to survive and operate in a simulated chemical environment; phase IIb stresses their ability to survive and operate in a simulated radiological environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mariam Springs)

An Airman lays down sandbags
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An Airman from the 19th Civil Engineer Squadron lays sandbags at the Realistic Training Area named Camp Warlord at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 12, 2019. Exercise participants began readying the training area by hardening shelters with sandbags and retrieving their weapons to defend the simulated deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristine M. Gruwell)

Airmen put gas in a C-130J
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Members of the 19th Logistics Readiness Squadron petroleum, oil and lubricants flight, fuel a C-130J Super Hercules before flight during phase II of ROCKI 20-01 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 13, 2019. Airmen are tested on their ability to survive and operate within a simulated chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear environment during phase II. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mariam Springs)

Airmen put gas in a C-130J
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Members of the 19th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron replace a propeller on a C-130J Super Hercules during phase II of ROCKI 20-01 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 13, 2019. Airmen are tested on their ability to survive and operate within a simulated chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear environment during phase II of the ROCKI 20-01 exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mariam Springs)

Airmen clear their weapons
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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Frank Mitchell, 19th Logistics Readiness Squadron individual protective equipment supervisor, assists a ROCKI 20-01 participant clearing his weapon at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 12, 2019. All ROCKI 20-01 participants are equipped with firearms to simulate defending aircraft and the base in a simulated deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristine M. Gruwell)

Airmen clear their weapons
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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Jarrett Newman, 19th Security Forces Squadron combat arms instructor, retrieves an M4 Carbine rifle during phase II of ROCKI 20-01 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 12, 2019. Phase II is divided into two sub-phases: phase IIa stresses Airmen’s ability to survive and operate in a simulated chemical environment; phase IIb stresses their ability to survive and operate in a simulated radiological environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristine M. Gruwell)

Airmen clear their weapons
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Exercise participants are issued weapons during phase II of ROCKI 20-01 at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 12, 2019. Airmen carry weapons at all times to defend assets, aircraft and Airmen within the simulated deployed location. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristine M. Gruwell)

Airmen lay down sandbags
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ROCKI 20-01 participants walk through the Realistic Training Area named Camp Warlord at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, Nov. 12, 2019. Exercise participants began readying the training area by hardening shelters with sandbags and retrieving their weapons to defend the simulated deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristine M. Gruwell)

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