PATRIOT North 18
Senior Airman Leodante Ognibene, a clinical nurse, and Maj. Saurin Patel, an optometrist, both from the 108th Medical Group at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., wait to lift a patient at the En-Route Patient Staging System (ERPSS) during PATRIOT North 18 at Fort McCoy, Wis., July 18, 2018. PATRIOT is a Domestic Operations disaster-response training exercise conducted by National Guard units working with federal, state and local emergency management agencies and first responders. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Airman Julia Santiago)