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Fort Carson to Conduct a Full Scale Exercise Next Week


Last updated 4/10/2019 at 10:09am

An annual full-scale exercise will take place at Fort Carson on April 17 at the Camp Red Devil Military Operations in Urban Terrain site starting at 9 a.m.

The exercise, dubbed Mountain Guardian 19, will test the post’s emergency response and recovery systems and capabilities for an active shooter scenario.

The exercise is expected to last several hours. Military aircraft will be utilized to transport exercise casualties to a local area hospital. Multiple county and city emergency responders will participate in the exercise as either responders, observers, or evaluators. 

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