HANGING IN THE BALANCE - When an Airman suffers a severe head injury deep in the forests, Wash., it’s up to an Air Force helicopter crew to pluck him out of the wilderness to get him to desperately needed emergency medical care

An Airman injured while going through Air Force Survival School at Fairchild AFB, Wash., had to be hoisted into an UH-1 helicopter in an emergency medical air evacuation. (Photo by Tech. Sgt. Matthew Hannen)

PHOTO BY: Tech. Sgt. Matthew Hannen
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