Herberth Gaekel, 612th Air Base Squadron Fire Department liaison at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, and PUMCIR (Personal Utilizado en Misiones Contra Incendio y Rescate – Personnel Used in Fire and Rescue) founder and instructor, prepares to stretch a safety rope along a narrow, slick section of trail while conducting search and rescue training in Comayagua National Park near El Volcan, Honduras, Sept. 24, 2016. Gaekel plans, leads and funds all PUMCIR activities and ensures the safety of the volunteers while they participate in realistic training scenarios such as cave extractions, low and high-angle recovery and water rescue. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. David Liapis)
No camera details available.
This photograph is considered public domain and has been cleared for release.
If you would like to republish please give the photographer appropriate credit.
Further, any commercial or non-commercial use of this photograph or any other
DoD image must be made in compliance with guidance found at
which pertains to intellectual property restrictions (e.g., copyright and
trademark, including the use of official emblems, insignia, names and slogans), warnings
regarding use of images of identifiable personnel, appearance of endorsement, and related matters.