Friday, October 10, 2014

NC: MCAS New River holds full-scale pandemic outbreak drill

Via LH

  Vigilant Response

Marine Corps Air Station New River on Wednesday held a full-scale pandemic outbreak drill where health officials and Marines responded to a smallpox outbreak that “occurred” aboard the installation.

According to Lt. Joseph Kotora, the public health emergency officer for Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune, the Exercise Vigilant Response drill was the first of its kind at a military installation in North Carolina.

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  1. Well, with 9,000 vials of different virus disappearing from Ft. Detrick (missing)
    one can only wonder why.

  2. Ahh, more wonderful examples of the efficiency and professionalism in our government...