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NEWS | Aug. 8, 2018

Airmen practice water skills

By Staff Sgt. Areca T. Bell 633rd Air Base Wing Public Affairs

U.S. Air Force Airmen stationed at Joint Base Langley-Eustis participated in water confidence training here, Aug. 1.


The Airmen prepared for cross training into Battlefield Airmen careers such as pararescue, combat weather and combat control.


During the training, they practiced using snorkeling gear, swimming long distances and staying afloat without using their arms and hands.