Staff Sgt. Jon Fabis, left, and Airman Austin Campbell secure I Corps vehicles and equipment inside an Air Force C-17 transport as they prepare Wednesday for a flight to Naval Air Station Whidbey Island during a rehearsal exercise for rapid deployment of the early entry command post from McChord Field at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.
Staff Sgt. Jon Fabis, left, and Airman Austin Campbell secure I Corps vehicles and equipment inside an Air Force C-17 transport as they prepare Wednesday for a flight to Naval Air Station Whidbey Island during a rehearsal exercise for rapid deployment of the early entry command post from McChord Field at Joint Base Lewis-McChord. Tony Overman toverman@theolympian.com
Staff Sgt. Jon Fabis, left, and Airman Austin Campbell secure I Corps vehicles and equipment inside an Air Force C-17 transport as they prepare Wednesday for a flight to Naval Air Station Whidbey Island during a rehearsal exercise for rapid deployment of the early entry command post from McChord Field at Joint Base Lewis-McChord. Tony Overman toverman@theolympian.com

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