Heavy Operations: 509th CES prepares full squadron for vehicle certification
By Senior Airman Jovan Banks, 509th Bomb Wing Public Affairs
/ Published February 23, 2018
WHITEMAN AIR FORCE BASE, Mo. --
Members of the 509th Civil Engineer Squadron are trained to operate large vehicles Feb. 14 , 2017, at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo. The training was conducted to ensure all Airmen of the squadron are familiar with the vehicles associated with the daily tasks done within the CES. The training included traditional and nontraditional vehicle training, such as front end loader forklifts, tractor trailers, skid steer, 10k forklifts, fire and rescue vehicles. All of which are required for rapid airfield damage repair capabilities.