MacDill's firefighters exhibit readiness

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  • By Airman 1st Class Joshua Hastings
  • 6th Air Refueling Wing/Public Affairs
Fire protection specialists with the 6th Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Emergency Services Flight respond to a fire at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, Sept. 20, 2021. Readiness and safety are emphasized within the duties of fire protection specialists as there are inherent dangers involved with the career field. Duties of the Air Force’s firefighters include protecting people, property and the environment from fires and disasters using specialized equipment as well as conducting fire prevention awareness and educational training for local communities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Hastings)