Swift Response 21: 435th CRG opens airfield after joint forcible entry May 17, 2021

The 435th Contingency Response Group executed the opening and operating of an airfield after joint forcible entry into Cheshnegirovo Airfield, Bulgaria, during exercise Swift Response 21, May 11-12, 2021.

Rapid airfield security and assessment, and performance of initial airfield operations enabled joint delivery of troops and heavy equipment cargo in a simulated contested environment. 

Swift Response 21: 435th CRG opens airfield after joint forcible entry

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  • By Senior Airman John R. Wright
  • 86th Airlift Wing/Public Affairs

The 435th Contingency Response Group executed the opening and operating of an airfield after joint forcible entry into Cheshnegirovo Airfield, Bulgaria, during exercise Swift Response 21, May 11-12, 2021.

Rapid airfield security and assessment, and performance of initial airfield operations enabled joint delivery of troops and heavy equipment cargo in a simulated contested environment.