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50th Civil Engineer Squadron practices land navigation

members of the 50th CES walk around practicing land navigation

Members of the 50th Civil Engineer Squadron travel between land navigation points on Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado, Oct. 21, 2021. During land navigation member of the party often take turns with map work, compass skills and maintaining an accurate pace count. (U.S. Space Force photo by SSgt. Ryan A. Conley)

members of the 50th CES walk around practicing land navigation

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Leng Yang, 50th Civil Engineer Squadron electrical systems non-commissioned officer in charge, uses an M1950 lensatic compass during Prime Base Engineer Emergency Force training on Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado, Oct. 21, 2021. Prime BEEF is a specialized civil engineer training unit that establishes and sustains bare bases in contingency environments with little to no infrastructure. (U.S. Space Force photo by Staff Sgt. Ryan A. Conley)

members of the 50th CES walk around practicing land navigation

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. James Babb, 50th Civil Engineer Squadron GeoBase non-commissioned officer in charge, and U.S. Air Force Airman Reagan Valenzuela, 50th CES water and fuel systems maintainer, consult their map during land navigational training on Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado, Oct. 21, 2021. Land navigation is a fundamental military skill to call upon in the event electronic navigational tools are unavailable. (U.S. Space Force photo by Staff Sgt. Ryan A. Conley)

members of the 50th CES walk around practicing land navigation

U.S. Air Force Airman Reagan Valenzuela, 50th Civil Engineer Squadron water and fuel systems maintainer, keeps pace count while U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Leng Yang 50th CES electrical systems non-commissioned officer in charge (right), navigates at Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado, Oct. 21, 2021. Prime Base Engineer Emergency Force training keeps Airmen ready for rapid deployment, emergency disaster relief and supporting recovery operations all while performing day-to-day duties at their assigned installation. (U.S. Space Force photo by Staff Sgt. Ryan A. Conley)

members of the 50th CES walk around practicing land navigation

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Coreen Chaplin, 50th Civil Engineer Squadron GeoBase technician (right), points out relevant terrain features to U.S. Air Force Airman Reagan Valenzuela, 50th CES water and fuel systems maintainer, on Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado, Oct. 21, 2021. Understanding and using terrain features is a key aspect to successful land navigation. (U.S. Space Force by Staff Sgt. Ryan A. Conley)

SCHRIEVER SPACE FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Members of the 50th Civil Engineer Squadron travel between land navigation points on Schriever Space Force Base, Colorado, Oct. 21, 2021. During land navigation member of the party often take turns with map work, compass skills and maintaining an accurate pace count. (U.S. Space Force photo by SSgt. Ryan A. Conley)
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