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Northstar tests Team V survival skills

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Vandenberg Airmen work to identify and stabilize the wounded after a simulated attack during a Northstar exercise here Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012. The Northstar exercise is designed to test the deployment capabilities and combat survival skills of Vandenberg Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo/Michael Peterson)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Vandenberg Airmen work to identify and stabilize the wounded after a simulated attack during a Northstar exercise here Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012. The Northstar exercise is designed to test the deployment capabilities and combat survival skills of Vandenberg Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo/Michael Peterson)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. --
Vandenberg Airmen help identify and stabilize the wounded after a simulated attack during a Northstar exercise here Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012. The Northstar exercise is designed to test the deployment capabilities and combat survival skills of Vandenberg Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo/Michael Peterson)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Vandenberg Airmen help identify and stabilize the wounded after a simulated attack during a Northstar exercise here Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012. The Northstar exercise is designed to test the deployment capabilities and combat survival skills of Vandenberg Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo/Michael Peterson)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Team V members prepare a wounded Airman for transport after a simulated attack during a Northstar exercise here Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012. The Northstar exercise is designed to test the deployment capabilities and combat survival skills of Vandenberg Airmen.(U.S. Air Force photo/Michael Peterson)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Team V members prepare a wounded Airman for transport after a simulated attack during a Northstar exercise here Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012. The Northstar exercise is designed to test the deployment capabilities and combat survival skills of Vandenberg Airmen.(U.S. Air Force photo/Michael Peterson)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- 1st Lt. Jeremi Viloria, 30th Space Wing programs requirements manager, monitors a wounded buddy until medical support arrives on scene during a Northstar exercise Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012. The Northstar exercise is designed to test the deployment capabilities and combat survival skills of Vandenberg Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo/Michael Peterson)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- 1st Lt. Jeremi Viloria, 30th Space Wing programs requirements manager, monitors a wounded buddy until medical support arrives on scene during a Northstar exercise Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012. The Northstar exercise is designed to test the deployment capabilities and combat survival skills of Vandenberg Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo/Michael Peterson)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Team V members wait for clearance before entering the medical tent with a wounded Airman during a Northstar exercise Thursday, Nov 8., 2012. The Northstar exercise is designed to test the deployment capabilities and combat survival skills of Vandenberg Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo/Michael Peterson)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Team V members wait for clearance before entering the medical tent with a wounded Airman during a Northstar exercise Thursday, Nov 8., 2012. The Northstar exercise is designed to test the deployment capabilities and combat survival skills of Vandenberg Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo/Michael Peterson)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Capt. Danielle Butler, 30th Medical Operations Squadron member, works with her medical team to triage and treat a wounded Airman during a Northstar exercise Thursday, Nov 8., 2012. The Northstar exercise is designed to test the deployment capabilities and combat survival skills of Vandenberg Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo/Michael Peterson)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Capt. Danielle Butler, 30th Medical Operations Squadron member, works with her medical team to triage and treat a wounded Airman during a Northstar exercise Thursday, Nov 8., 2012. The Northstar exercise is designed to test the deployment capabilities and combat survival skills of Vandenberg Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo/Michael Peterson)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- 
Staff Sgt. Miles Paulson, 30th Logistics Readiness Squadron member, helps carry a wounded Airmen into the medical tent as an exercise evaluator observes during a Northstar exercise Thursday, Nov 8., 2012. The Northstar exercise is designed to test the deployment capabilities and combat survival skills of Vandenberg Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo/Michael Peterson)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Staff Sgt. Miles Paulson, 30th Logistics Readiness Squadron member, helps carry a wounded Airmen into the medical tent as an exercise evaluator observes during a Northstar exercise Thursday, Nov 8., 2012. The Northstar exercise is designed to test the deployment capabilities and combat survival skills of Vandenberg Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo/Michael Peterson)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Capt. Danielle Butler, 30th Medical Operation Squadron member, works with her medical team members to triage and treat wounded Airmen during a Northstar exercise Thursday, Nov 8., 2012. The Northstar exercise is designed to test the deployment capabilities and combat survival skills of Vandenberg Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo/Michael Peterson)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Capt. Danielle Butler, 30th Medical Operation Squadron member, works with her medical team members to triage and treat wounded Airmen during a Northstar exercise Thursday, Nov 8., 2012. The Northstar exercise is designed to test the deployment capabilities and combat survival skills of Vandenberg Airmen. (U.S. Air Force photo/Michael Peterson)