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Fire Dept. helps Vandenberg stay proactive during Fire Prevention Week

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif.--Kristin Halbeisen, Vandenberg Hot Shots Firefighter, lets two year old Adan Reedy sit inside of a fire truck on Oct. 12.  The Hot Shots make an annual visit to the Child Development Center during fire prevention week. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Cole Presley)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Kristin Halbeisen, Vandenberg Hot Shots Firefighter, lets two year old Adan Reedy sit inside of a fire truck on Oct. 12. The Hot Shots make an annual visit to the Child Development Center during fire prevention week. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Cole Presley)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif.--Three year old Alexia Sarandos hugs Sparky the Fire Dog, member of Vandenberg Hot Shots, during  Fire Prevention Week on Oct. 15 at the child development center.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Cole Presley)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif.--Three year old Alexia Sarandos hugs Sparky the Fire Dog, member of Vandenberg Hot Shots, during Fire Prevention Week on Oct. 15 at the child development center. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Cole Presley)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Lt. Col David Piech, 30th Civil Engineers Squadron commander, presents members of the 381st Training Support Squadron for winning the second annual fire muster competition Oct. 11. The fire muster competition is held every year to demonstrate what a fire fighter has to face physically and gives squadrons a chance to compete against one another.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Christian Thomas)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Lt. Col David Piech, 30th Civil Engineers Squadron commander, presents members of the 381st Training Support Squadron for winning the second annual fire muster competition Oct. 11. The fire muster competition is held every year to demonstrate what a fire fighter has to face physically and gives squadrons a chance to compete against one another. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Christian Thomas)

Airman 1st Class Matthew Meyer and Airman 1st Class Jorge Campos run to get a victim to safety from the simulated house fire during at the fire muster on Oct. 11. The fire muster is held every year by the Vandenberg Fire Department to educate and raise awareness on the physical demands of being a fire fighter. The competition gives other squadrons a chance to compete against one another while experiencing what it's like to be a fire fighter. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Nichelle K. Griffiths)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Airman 1st Class Matthew Meyer and Airman 1st Class Jorge Campos run to get a victim to safety from the simulated house fire during at the fire muster on Oct. 11. The fire muster is held every year by the Vandenberg Fire Department to educate and raise awareness on the physical demands of being a fire fighter. The competition gives other squadrons a chance to compete against one another while experiencing what it's like to be a fire fighter. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Nichelle K. Griffiths)

Captain Lance Ronere of the 392nd Training Squadron Struggles to pull a fire truck by rope with the help of his five man team during the second Annual Fire Muster Competition on Oct. 12. The Fire Muster Competition is held every year two educate and demonstrate what a fire fighter has to face physically and it gives different squadrons a chance to compete against one another. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt DeNoris A. Mickle)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Captain Lance Ronere of the 392nd Training Squadron Struggles to pull a fire truck by rope with the help of his five man team during the second Annual Fire Muster Competition on Oct. 12. The Fire Muster Competition is held every year two educate and demonstrate what a fire fighter has to face physically and it gives different squadrons a chance to compete against one another. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt DeNoris A. Mickle)