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An AFMS look back at March 2018

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. April White, left, 932nd Airlift Wing Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron medical technician, helps explain the methods for taking care of babies and small children during a refresher class at the 932nd Medical Group, Scott Air Force Base, Ill., March 6, 2018. Previously, she was presented with a chief's coin by Chief Master Sgt. Ericka Kelly, Command Chief, Air Force Reserve Command, for being a standout Airman and for her self-improvements and positive attitude. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lt. Col. Stan Paregien)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. April White, left, 932nd Airlift Wing Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron medical technician, helps explain the methods for taking care of babies and small children during a refresher class at the 932nd Medical Group, Scott Air Force Base, Ill., March 6, 2018. Previously, she was presented with a chief's coin by Chief Master Sgt. Ericka Kelly, Command Chief, Air Force Reserve Command, for being a standout Airman and for her self-improvements and positive attitude. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lt. Col. Stan Paregien)

A U.S. Air Force pararescueman, assigned to the 83rd Expeditionary Rescue Squadron, prepares to move a simulated casualty during a personnel recovery exercise at an undisclosed location in Afghanistan, March 6, 2018. Army aircrews and Air Force Guardian Angel teams conducted the exercise to build teamwork and practice procedures as they provide joint personnel recovery capability, aiding in the delivery of decisive airpower for U.S. Central Command. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Tech. Sgt. Gregory Brook)

A U.S. Air Force pararescueman, assigned to the 83rd Expeditionary Rescue Squadron, prepares to move a simulated casualty during a personnel recovery exercise at an undisclosed location in Afghanistan, March 6, 2018. Army aircrews and Air Force Guardian Angel teams conducted the exercise to build teamwork and practice procedures as they provide joint personnel recovery capability, aiding in the delivery of decisive airpower for U.S. Central Command. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Tech. Sgt. Gregory Brook)

James Kuhn, Jerry Quintana, and Jon Rinesmith, firefighters with the Schriever Air Force Base Fire Department, tend to an exercise victim during Opinicus Vista 18-1 at Schriever Air Force Base, CO, March 6, 2018. The 50th Space Wing Inspector General’s office conducted OV 18-1 to evaluate the wing’s first responders’ ability to respond to an emergency situation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Dennis Rogers)

James Kuhn, Jerry Quintana, and Jon Rinesmith, firefighters with the Schriever Air Force Base Fire Department, tend to an exercise victim during Opinicus Vista 18-1 at Schriever Air Force Base, CO, March 6, 2018. The 50th Space Wing Inspector General’s office conducted OV 18-1 to evaluate the wing’s first responders’ ability to respond to an emergency situation. (U.S. Air Force photo by Dennis Rogers)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Jason Turner, 80th Operations Support commander, looks up during a maneuver in a mixed reality flight simulator at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, March 7, 2018. The software, demonstrated by Flight Safety International, could be used in the future to enhance the undergraduate pilot training syllabus in the 80th Flying Training Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo by John Ingle)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Jason Turner, 80th Operations Support commander, looks up during a maneuver in a mixed reality flight simulator at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, March 7, 2018. The software, demonstrated by Flight Safety International, could be used in the future to enhance the undergraduate pilot training syllabus in the 80th Flying Training Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo by John Ingle)

U.S. Air Force Airmen 1st Class Nicholas Denning, left, and Trevor Britt, 20th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighters, don their gear during a competition demonstrating their proficiency at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., March 8, 2018. After receiving notification of an emergency, the Airmen must be prepared to depart the station and provide as quick of a response as possible. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves)

U.S. Air Force Airmen 1st Class Nicholas Denning, left, and Trevor Britt, 20th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighters, don their gear during a competition demonstrating their proficiency at Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., March 8, 2018. After receiving notification of an emergency, the Airmen must be prepared to depart the station and provide as quick of a response as possible. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kathryn R.C. Reaves)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Eric Poole, 374th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, battles a simulated aircraft fire during live-fire training at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. Aircraft live-fire training is conducted periodically throughout the year to ensure Airmen and civilians with the 374th CES and 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section are always prepared to combat aircraft fuel fires. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Eric Poole, 374th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, battles a simulated aircraft fire during live-fire training at Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 8, 2018. Aircraft live-fire training is conducted periodically throughout the year to ensure Airmen and civilians with the 374th CES and 374th Maintenance Squadron repair and reclamation section are always prepared to combat aircraft fuel fires. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

A participant in the Maltz Challenge performs a 100-meter firefighter’s carry at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., March 9, 2018. The fitness competition is held annually in honor of U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Michael Maltz and other fallen heroes. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. J.D. Strong II)

A participant in the Maltz Challenge performs a 100-meter firefighter’s carry at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., March 9, 2018. The fitness competition is held annually in honor of U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Michael Maltz and other fallen heroes. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. J.D. Strong II)

A dermatology patient prepares to receive laser treatment on his nose at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla., March 9, 2018. The MacDill dermatology clinic gained new capabilities to treat scars and burns. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Rito Smith)

A dermatology patient prepares to receive laser treatment on his nose at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla., March 9, 2018. The MacDill dermatology clinic gained new capabilities to treat scars and burns. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Rito Smith)

Members from the 51st Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) shop conducted a physical training session on the base fitness center tactical pad, Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, March 16, 2018. The fitness center received two tactical training lockers and set up a course for the 51st EOD to test out the new equipment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Franklin R. Ramos)

Members from the 51st Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) shop conducted a physical training session on the base fitness center tactical pad, Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, March 16, 2018. The fitness center received two tactical training lockers and set up a course for the 51st EOD to test out the new equipment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Franklin R. Ramos)

U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Jay Birtch III, 35th Logistic Readiness Squadron chief enlisted manager, grimaces while pulling a rope during the 16th Annual Northern Air Defense Force Commander’s Cup Tug of War Tournament at the Japan Air Self-Defense Force (JASDF) gymnasium at Misawa Air Base, Japan, March 18, 2018. This tug of war event showcased the partnership and friendship between JASDF, U.S. Air Force, and U.S. Navy personnel. There were 19 teams, consisting of three Navy, five Air Force, and 11 JASDF teams who competed for the tug of war championship title. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Brittany A. Chase)
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U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Jay Birtch III, 35th Logistic Readiness Squadron chief enlisted manager, grimaces while pulling a rope during the 16th Annual Northern Air Defense Force Commander’s Cup Tug of War Tournament at the Japan Air Self-Defense Force (JASDF) gymnasium at Misawa Air Base, Japan, March 18, 2018. This tug of war event showcased the partnership and friendship between JASDF, U.S. Air Force, and U.S. Navy personnel. There were 19 teams, consisting of three Navy, five Air Force, and 11 JASDF teams who competed for the tug of war championship title. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Brittany A. Chase)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Sean Campbell, 81st Dental Squadron dental technician, works in a new dental clinic during the Keesler Medical Center renovations ribbon cutting ceremony on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss., March 20, 2018. The ceremony officially commemorated the completion of the $80 million renovations for the new dental and mental health clinics. The new renovations allow for improved patient support services. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)
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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Sean Campbell, 81st Dental Squadron dental technician, works in a new dental clinic during the Keesler Medical Center renovations ribbon cutting ceremony on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss., March 20, 2018. The ceremony officially commemorated the completion of the $80 million renovations for the new dental and mental health clinics. The new renovations allow for improved patient support services. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

FALLS CHURCH, Va. -- This month's photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting the Air Force Medical Service and the values and strength of the United States Air Force.

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