U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 17th Special Operations Squadron light flares during a combat survival training exercise, Jan. 6, 2017, at Camp Hansen, Japan. Combat survival training is for aircrew members to retain currency on a course they are required to have every three years.

 

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Nick Emerick/Released

 

Learn more about how Special Operations Airmen train to survive in the video below:

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