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No-notice active shooter exercise at SJAFB terminated

Senior Airman Daniel Johnson, 4th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, provides rear security for two responders from the 4th Civil Engineer Squadron during a planned active shooter exercise Dec. 12, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. The 4th Fighter Wing utilizes realistic scenarios such as this one, to help keep Airmen and civilian government employees in a warrior mindset. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kenneth Boyton)

Senior Airman Daniel Johnson, 4th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, provides rear security for two responders from the 4th Civil Engineer Squadron during a planned active shooter exercise Dec. 12, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. The 4th Fighter Wing utilizes realistic scenarios such as this one, to help keep Airmen and civilian government employees in a warrior mindset. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kenneth Boyton)

A simulated active shooter fires his weapon in a conference room during a planned exercise Dec. 12, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. During the exercise, the shooter’s weapon used blank rounds which are designed to create a loud sound and flash without a projectile. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kenneth Boyton)

A simulated active shooter fires his weapon in a conference room during a planned exercise Dec. 12, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. During the exercise, the shooter’s weapon used blank rounds which are designed to create a loud sound and flash without a projectile. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kenneth Boyton)

Airman 1st Class Nelly Lewis, 4th Security Forces Squadron patrolman (left), and Staff Sgt. Zackory Lollar, 4th SFS desk sergeant (right), prepare to arrest a simulated active shooter during a planned exercise Dec. 12, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. The 4th Fighter Wing utilizes realistic scenarios such as this one, to help keep Airmen and civilian government employees in a warrior mindset. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kenneth Boyton)

Airman 1st Class Nelly Lewis, 4th Security Forces Squadron patrolman (left), and Staff Sgt. Zackory Lollar, 4th SFS desk sergeant (right), prepare to arrest a simulated active shooter during a planned exercise Dec. 12, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. The 4th Fighter Wing utilizes realistic scenarios such as this one, to help keep Airmen and civilian government employees in a warrior mindset. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kenneth Boyton)

Airmen obey the orders of a patrolman during a planned active shooter exercise Dec. 12, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. The 4th Fighter Wing, Plans and Programs, and the Inspector General design exercises to prepare and test the readiness of Airmen at Seymour Johnson AFB. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kenneth Boyton)

Airmen obey the orders of a patrolman during a planned active shooter exercise Dec. 12, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. The 4th Fighter Wing, Plans and Programs, and the Inspector General design exercises to prepare and test the readiness of Airmen at Seymour Johnson AFB. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kenneth Boyton)

Chief Master Sgt. Stephen Cornelius, 4th Fighter Wing Command Chief, acts as a simulated victim and is carried down the stairs by three 4th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighters during a planned active shooter exercise Dec. 12, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. During the exercise, unsuspecting individuals are labeled injured or deceased to help create a more realistic exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kenneth Boyton)

Chief Master Sgt. Stephen Cornelius, 4th Fighter Wing Command Chief, acts as a simulated victim and is carried down the stairs by three 4th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighters during a planned active shooter exercise Dec. 12, 2018, at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. During the exercise, unsuspecting individuals are labeled injured or deceased to help create a more realistic exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kenneth Boyton)

SEYMOUR JOHNSON AIR FORCE BASE, N.C. -- The no-notice active shooter exercise at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base has terminated.

Exercises ensure Seymour Johnson AFB Airmen can effectively complete the mission of the 4th Fighter Wing and are fully prepared to respond in the event of a real world disturbance.

Media outlets are encouraged to disseminate this information as they see fit.

For more information, call the 4th Fighter Wing Public Affairs office at 919-722-0027 or email 4fw.pa.mediaops@us.af.mil.

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