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445 AW hosts Dayton public schools outreach event

More than 70 students from Thurgood Marshall and Meadowdale High Schools visited the 445th Airlift Wing Oct. 20, 2017 as part of the Dayton public schools outreach initiative

More than 70 students from Thurgood Marshall and Meadowdale High Schools visited the 445th Airlift Wing Oct. 20, 2017 as part of the Dayton public schools outreach initiative. The students participated in demonstrations by the 445th Security Forces, 445th Civil Engineer, 445th Aerospace Medicine and 445th Operations Support Squadrons. The students were treated to lunch by 445th AW recruiters and ended their visit by touring a C-17 Globemaster III with Airmen from the 445th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron and 89th Airlift Squadron on board.

Tech. Sgt. Trevor Dixon, 89th Airlift Squadron loadmaster, demonstrates to a group of students from Thurgood Marshall and Meadowdale High Schools how chains are used to tie down various types of cargo to the floor of a C-17 Globemaster III during the Dayton public schools outreach event the 445th Airlift Wing hosted Oct. 20, 2017

Tech. Sgt. Trevor Dixon, 89th Airlift Squadron loadmaster, demonstrates to a group of students from Thurgood Marshall and Meadowdale High Schools how chains are used to tie down various types of cargo to the floor of a C-17 Globemaster III during the Dayton public schools outreach event the 445th Airlift Wing hosted Oct. 20, 2017. More than 70 students from Thurgood Marshall and Meadowdale High Schools attended. The students participated in demonstrations by the 445th Security Forces, 445th Civil Engineer, 445th Aerospace Medicine and 445th Operations Support Squadrons. They also toured a C-17 Globemaster III with Airmen from the 445th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron and 89th Airlift Squadron on board. (U.S. Air Force photo/Stacy Vaughn)

Master Sgt. Kiley Gerritsen, 445th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron medical technician, shows students from Thurgood Marshall and Meadowdale High Schools some of the equipment his squadron uses when flying on an AE mission. (U.S. Air Force photo/Stacy Vaughn)

Master Sgt. Kiley Gerritsen, 445th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron medical technician, shows students from Thurgood Marshall and Meadowdale High Schools some of the equipment his squadron uses when flying on an AE mission. More than 70 students from Thurgood Marshall and Meadowdale High Schools visited the 445th Airlift Wing Oct. 20, 2017 as part of the Dayton public schools outreach initiative. The students participated in demonstrations by the 445th Security Forces, 445th Civil Engineer, 445th Aerospace Medicine and 445th Operations Support Squadrons. The students were treated to lunch by 445th AW recruiters and ended their visit by touring a C-17 Globemaster III with Airmen from the 445th AES and 89th Airlift Squadron on board (U.S. Air Force photo/Stacy Vaughn)

Master Sgt. Diego Cancino, 445th Operations Support Squadron aircrew flight equipment craftsman, lets a student try on a piece of equipment his shop maintains during the Dayton public schools outreach event the 445th Airlift Wing hosted Oct. 20, 2017.

Master Sgt. Diego Cancino, 445th Operations Support Squadron aircrew flight equipment craftsman, lets a student try on a piece of equipment his shop maintains during the Dayton public schools outreach event the 445th Airlift Wing hosted Oct. 20, 2017. More than 70 students from Thurgood Marshall and Meadowdale High Schools attended. The students participated in demonstrations by the 445th Security Forces, 445th Civil Engineer, 445th Aerospace Medicine and 445th Operations Support Squadrons. They also toured a C-17 Globemaster III with Airmen from the 445th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron and 89th Airlift Squadron on board. (U.S. Air Force photo/Lt. Col. Cynthia Harris)

Tech. Sgt. Justin Williams, 445th Security Forces Squadron, helps a student don a kevlar helmet during the Dayton public schools outreach event the 445th Airlift Wing hosted Oct. 20, 2017.

Tech. Sgt. Justin Williams, 445th Security Forces Squadron, helps a student don a kevlar helmet during the Dayton public schools outreach event the 445th Airlift Wing hosted Oct. 20, 2017. More than 70 students from Thurgood Marshall and Meadowdale High Schools attended. The students participated in demonstrations by the 445th Security Forces, 445th Civil Engineer, 445th Aerospace Medicine and 445th Operations Support Squadrons. They also toured a C-17 Globemaster III with Airmen from the 445th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron and 89th Airlift Squadron on board. (U.S. Air Force photo/Stacy Vaughn)

Staff Sgt. Christopher Bock-Bacalao, 445th Aerospace Medicine Squadron medical technician, watches over students from Thurgood Marshall and Meadowdale High Schools as they practice suturing by using a banana during the Dayton public schools outreach event the 445th Airlift Wing hosted Oct. 20, 2017.

Staff Sgt. Christopher Bock-Bacalao, 445th Aerospace Medicine Squadron medical technician, watches over students from Thurgood Marshall and Meadowdale High Schools as they practice suturing by using a banana during the Dayton public schools outreach event the 445th Airlift Wing hosted Oct. 20, 2017. More than 70 students from both schools attended. The students participated in demonstrations by the 445th Security Forces, 445th Civil Engineer, 445th Aerospace Medicine and 445th Operations Support Squadrons. They also toured a C-17 Globemaster III with Airmen from the 445th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron and 89th Airlift Squadron on board. (U.S. Air Force photo/Lt. Col. Cynthia Harris)

Master Sgt. Brandon Ashcraft, 445th Civil Engineer Squadron wing emergency manager, demonstrates to students from Thurgood Marshall and Meadowdale High Schools how to don a gas mask during the Dayton public schools outreach event the 445th Airlift Wing hosted Oct. 20, 2017.

Master Sgt. Brandon Ashcraft, 445th Civil Engineer Squadron wing emergency manager, demonstrates to students from Thurgood Marshall and Meadowdale High Schools how to don a gas mask during the Dayton public schools outreach event the 445th Airlift Wing hosted Oct. 20, 2017. More than 70 students from both schools attended. The students participated in demonstrations by the 445th Security Forces, 445th Civil Engineer, 445th Aerospace Medicine and 445th Operations Support Squadrons. They also toured a C-17 Globemaster III with Airmen from the 445th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron and 89th Airlift Squadron on board. (U.S. Air Force photo/Lt. Col. Cynthia Harris)

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- More than 70 students from Thurgood Marshall and Meadowdale High Schools visited the 445th Airlift Wing Oct. 20, 2017 as part of the Dayton public schools outreach initiative. The students participated in demonstrations by the 445th Security Forces, 445th Civil Engineer, 445th Aerospace Medicine and 445th Operations Support Squadrons. The students were treated to lunch by 445th AW recruiters and ended their visit by touring a C-17 Globemaster III with Airmen from the 445th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron and 89th Airlift Squadron on board.