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U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. James Gecoma, 823rd Expeditionary RED HORSE Squadron well-drilling superintendent, assists Staff Sgt. Edward Gimzhevskiy, 823rd ERHS heavy equipment operator, with a RT530E-2, Grove Mobile Telescoping Crane, at the Gabriela Mistral school construction site in Ocotes Alto, Honduras, June 24, 2015. The crane will be used to lift the septic tank lids and be used in the construction of the roof. The school project is part of the NEW HORIZONS Honduras 2015 training exercise taking place in and around Tocoa and Trujillo, Honduras. NEW HORIZONS was launched in the 1980s and is an annual joint humanitarian assistance exercise that U.S. Southern Command conducts with a partner nation in Central America, South America or the Caribbean. The exercise improves joint training readiness of U.S. and partner nation civil engineers, medical professionals and support personnel through humanitarian assistance activities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. David J. Murphy/Released)

U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. James Gecoma, 823rd Expeditionary RED HORSE Squadron well-drilling superintendent, assists Staff Sgt. Edward Gimzhevskiy, 823rd ERHS heavy equipment operator, with a RT530E-2, Grove Mobile Telescoping Crane, at the Gabriela Mistral school construction site in Ocotes Alto, Honduras, June 24, 2015. The crane will be used to lift the septic tank lids and be used in the construction of the roof. The school project is part of the NEW HORIZONS Honduras 2015 training exercise taking place in and around Tocoa and Trujillo, Honduras. NEW HORIZONS was launched in the 1980s and is an annual joint humanitarian assistance exercise that U.S. Southern Command conducts with a partner nation in Central America, South America or the Caribbean. The exercise improves joint training readiness of U.S. and partner nation civil engineers, medical professionals and support personnel through humanitarian assistance activities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. David J. Murphy/Released)

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Ryan McAllister, 823rd Expeditionary RED HORSE Squadron structural craft lead, removes hardened cement from around a mixer at the Gabriela Mistral school construction site in Ocotes Alto, Honduras, June 24, 2015. The site is home to the construction of a new two-classroom schoolhouse project and is one part of the NEW HORIZONS Honduras 2015 training exercise conducted by U.S. Southern Command. NEW HORIZONS was launched in the 1980s and is an annual joint humanitarian assistance exercise that U.S. Southern Command conducts with a partner nation in Central America, South America or the Caribbean. The exercise improves joint training readiness of U.S. and partner nation civil engineers, medical professionals and support personnel through humanitarian assistance activities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. David J. Murphy/Released)

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Ryan McAllister, 823rd Expeditionary RED HORSE Squadron structural craft lead, removes hardened cement from around a mixer at the Gabriela Mistral school construction site in Ocotes Alto, Honduras, June 24, 2015. The site is home to the construction of a new two-classroom schoolhouse project and is one part of the NEW HORIZONS Honduras 2015 training exercise conducted by U.S. Southern Command. NEW HORIZONS was launched in the 1980s and is an annual joint humanitarian assistance exercise that U.S. Southern Command conducts with a partner nation in Central America, South America or the Caribbean. The exercise improves joint training readiness of U.S. and partner nation civil engineers, medical professionals and support personnel through humanitarian assistance activities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. David J. Murphy/Released)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Nathan Rosier, 823rd Expeditionary RED HORSE Squadron structural craftsman,  poses for a photo at the Gabriela Mistral construction site in the village of Ocotes Alto near Trujillo, Honduras, June 24, 2015. Rosier is one of many personnel working on a new two-classroom schoolhouse, which is part of NEW HORIZONS Honduras 2015, an annual humanitarian and training exercise put on by U.S. Southern Command. NEW HORIZONS was launched in the 1980s and is an annual joint humanitarian assistance exercise that U.S. Southern Command conducts with a partner nation in Central America, South America or the Caribbean. The exercise improves joint training readiness of U.S. and partner nation civil engineers, medical professionals and support personnel through humanitarian assistance activities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. David J. Murphy/Released)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Nathan Rosier, 823rd Expeditionary RED HORSE Squadron structural craftsman, poses for a photo at the Gabriela Mistral construction site in the village of Ocotes Alto near Trujillo, Honduras, June 24, 2015. Rosier is one of many personnel working on a new two-classroom schoolhouse, which is part of NEW HORIZONS Honduras 2015, an annual humanitarian and training exercise put on by U.S. Southern Command. NEW HORIZONS was launched in the 1980s and is an annual joint humanitarian assistance exercise that U.S. Southern Command conducts with a partner nation in Central America, South America or the Caribbean. The exercise improves joint training readiness of U.S. and partner nation civil engineers, medical professionals and support personnel through humanitarian assistance activities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. David J. Murphy/Released)

U.S. Marine Staff Sgt. Andrew Smith, a combat engineer with a 271st Marine Wing Support Squadron, 2nd Marine Air Wing, wrings out his gloves during a downpour at the Gabriela Mistral school construction site in Ocotes Alto, Honduras, June 24, 2015. The school project is one part of the NEW HORIZONS Honduras 2015, an annual humanitarian and training exercise put on by U.S. Southern Command. NEW HORIZONS was launched in the 1980s and is an annual joint humanitarian assistance exercise that U.S. Southern Command conducts with a partner nation in Central America, South America or the Caribbean. The exercise improves joint training readiness of U.S. and partner nation civil engineers, medical professionals and support personnel through humanitarian assistance activities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. David J. Murphy/Released)

U.S. Marine Staff Sgt. Andrew Smith, a combat engineer with a 271st Marine Wing Support Squadron, 2nd Marine Air Wing, wrings out his gloves during a downpour at the Gabriela Mistral school construction site in Ocotes Alto, Honduras, June 24, 2015. The school project is one part of the NEW HORIZONS Honduras 2015, an annual humanitarian and training exercise put on by U.S. Southern Command. NEW HORIZONS was launched in the 1980s and is an annual joint humanitarian assistance exercise that U.S. Southern Command conducts with a partner nation in Central America, South America or the Caribbean. The exercise improves joint training readiness of U.S. and partner nation civil engineers, medical professionals and support personnel through humanitarian assistance activities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. David J. Murphy/Released)

Airmen from the 823rd Expeditionary RED HORSE Squadron, and Marines from the 271st Marine Wing Support Squadron, 2nd Marine Air Wing, move bricks to the interior of the new two-room schoolhouse which will be used to create the interior walls of the building at the Gabriela Mistral school construction site in the village of Ocotes Alto near Trujillo, Honduras, June 24, 2015. The building is one of multiple projects going on in and around Trujillo and Tocoa as part of NEW HORIZONS Honduras 2015 training exercise. NEW HORIZONS was launched in the 1980s and is an annual joint humanitarian assistance exercise that U.S. Southern Command conducts with a partner nation in Central America, South America or the Caribbean. The exercise improves joint training readiness of U.S. and partner nation civil engineers, medical professionals and support personnel through humanitarian assistance activities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. David J. Murphy/Released)

Airmen from the 823rd Expeditionary RED HORSE Squadron, and Marines from the 271st Marine Wing Support Squadron, 2nd Marine Air Wing, move bricks to the interior of the new two-room schoolhouse which will be used to create the interior walls of the building at the Gabriela Mistral school construction site in the village of Ocotes Alto near Trujillo, Honduras, June 24, 2015. The building is one of multiple projects going on in and around Trujillo and Tocoa as part of NEW HORIZONS Honduras 2015 training exercise. NEW HORIZONS was launched in the 1980s and is an annual joint humanitarian assistance exercise that U.S. Southern Command conducts with a partner nation in Central America, South America or the Caribbean. The exercise improves joint training readiness of U.S. and partner nation civil engineers, medical professionals and support personnel through humanitarian assistance activities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. David J. Murphy/Released)

U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Miranda Hernandez, a combat engineer with the 271st Marine Wing Support Squadron, 2nd Marine Air Wing, cleans the outside of the new two-room schoolhouse at the Gabriela Mistral school construction site with a pressure washer in order to prepare it for painting in Ocotes Alto, Honduras, June 24, 2015. The construction project is one part of the NEW HORIZONS Honduras 2015 training exercise conducted by U.S. Southern Command. NEW HORIZONS was launched in the 1980s and is an annual joint humanitarian assistance exercise that U.S. Southern Command conducts with a partner nation in Central America, South America or the Caribbean. The exercise improves joint training readiness of U.S. and partner nation civil engineers, medical professionals and support personnel through humanitarian assistance activities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. David J. Murphy/Released)

U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Miranda Hernandez, a combat engineer with the 271st Marine Wing Support Squadron, 2nd Marine Air Wing, cleans the outside of the new two-room schoolhouse at the Gabriela Mistral school construction site with a pressure washer in order to prepare it for painting in Ocotes Alto, Honduras, June 24, 2015. The construction project is one part of the NEW HORIZONS Honduras 2015 training exercise conducted by U.S. Southern Command. NEW HORIZONS was launched in the 1980s and is an annual joint humanitarian assistance exercise that U.S. Southern Command conducts with a partner nation in Central America, South America or the Caribbean. The exercise improves joint training readiness of U.S. and partner nation civil engineers, medical professionals and support personnel through humanitarian assistance activities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. David J. Murphy/Released)

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