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Team V hones skills in North Star exercise

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Team V members participating in a North Star exercise gathered for a safety briefing upon arrival and camp set up here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. Team V members practiced the skills that they will use in a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Team V members participating in a North Star exercise gathered for a safety briefing upon arrival and camp set up here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. Team V members practiced the skills that they will use in a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- 1st Lt. Ty Hanson, a 30th Medical Support Squadron medical logistics flight commander, places a bolt through a cross piece of a medical tent during a North Star exercise here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. Team V members practiced the skills that they will use in a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- 1st Lt. Ty Hanson, a 30th Medical Support Squadron medical logistics flight commander, places a bolt through a cross piece of a medical tent during a North Star exercise here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. Team V members practiced the skills that they will use in a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Members of Team V work together to put up a medical tent during a North Star exercise here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. The exercise trained Airmen during a simulated deployed environment in which they practiced deployment training and response time. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Members of Team V work together to put up a medical tent during a North Star exercise here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. The exercise trained Airmen during a simulated deployed environment in which they practiced deployment training and response time. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Team members from the 30th Security Forces Squadron prepare to travel outside-the-wire to recover a downed pilot during an exercise at the North Star training area here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. 
(U.S. Air Force photo/Jerry E. Clemens, Jr.)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Team members from the 30th Security Forces Squadron prepare to travel outside-the-wire to recover a downed pilot during an exercise at the North Star training area here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. (U.S. Air Force photo/Jerry E. Clemens, Jr.)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Team members from the 30th Security Forces Squadron travel by convoy outside-the-wire to recover a downed pilot during an exercise at the North Star training area here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. 
(U.S. Air Force photo/Jerry E. Clemens, Jr.)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Team members from the 30th Security Forces Squadron travel by convoy outside-the-wire to recover a downed pilot during an exercise at the North Star training area here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. (U.S. Air Force photo/Jerry E. Clemens, Jr.)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Staff Sgt. Robert Ford, a 30th Security Forces Squadron dog handler, walks to meet a convoy approaching the gate during a North Star exercise here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. The exercise trained Airmen during a simulated deployed environment in which they practiced deployment training and response time.   (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Staff Sgt. Robert Ford, a 30th Security Forces Squadron dog handler, walks to meet a convoy approaching the gate during a North Star exercise here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. The exercise trained Airmen during a simulated deployed environment in which they practiced deployment training and response time. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- A 30th Security Forces Squadron team member keeps a surrendering enemy covered during an exercise at the North Star training area here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. 
(U.S. Air Force photo/Jerry E. Clemens, Jr.)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- A 30th Security Forces Squadron team member keeps a surrendering enemy covered during an exercise at the North Star training area here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. (U.S. Air Force photo/Jerry E. Clemens, Jr.)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Team members from the 30th Security Forces Squadron take a surrendering enemy into custody during an exercise at the North Star training area here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. 
(U.S. Air Force photo/Jerry E. Clemens, Jr.)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Team members from the 30th Security Forces Squadron take a surrendering enemy into custody during an exercise at the North Star training area here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. (U.S. Air Force photo/Jerry E. Clemens, Jr.)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Team members from the 30th Security Forces Squadron take a surrendering enemy into custody during an exercise at the North Star training area here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. 
(U.S. Air Force photo/Jerry E. Clemens, Jr.)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Team members from the 30th Security Forces Squadron take a surrendering enemy into custody during an exercise at the North Star training area here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. (U.S. Air Force photo/Jerry E. Clemens, Jr.)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Samon, a 30th Security Forces Squadron working dog, scans the area through a drainage hole in a concrete defensive post during a simulated fire fight with opposition forces during a North Star event here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. The exercise trained Airmen during a simulated deployed environment in which they practiced deployment training and response time. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Lael Huss)
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VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Samon, a 30th Security Forces Squadron working dog, scans the area through a drainage hole in a concrete defensive post during a simulated fire fight with opposition forces during a North Star event here Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011. The exercise trained Airmen during a simulated deployed environment in which they practiced deployment training and response time. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Lael Huss)