N.C. Army & Air National Guard Firefighters - Maintain Mission Readiness Despite Government Shutdown

U.S. Army Specialist Atkins and Sgt. Groat both from the North Carolina Army National Guard, 430th Engineer Fire-Fighting Team stay vigilant as they stand by to replenish water in the tank of an Air National Guard Fire truck during a training exercise held at the 145th Air National Guard Regional Training Site in New London, N.C., October 23, 2013. In the wake of the Federal Government shutdown many North Carolina State firefighters were furloughed and Army Guard Firefighters assigned to 430th and 677th Engineer Fire Fighting Teams were mobilized to assist in support of Fire Protection at Charlotte-Douglas International Airport and Stanly County Airport. (Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Patricia F. Moran/Released)

PHOTO BY: Master Sgt. Patricia F. MoranReleased
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