emergency exercise

Washington Officials Prepare for Massive Earthquake Drill
SEATTLE (AP) — Though it's still months away, officials in Washington are preparing for a massive, four-day earthquake and tsunami drill in June.
The Seattle Times reports that nearly 6,000 emergency and military personnel will pretend the ground is shaking on June 7 to test response to a …
Mock Emergency Exercises Took Place at Yakima Airport
A military helicopter and a commercial jet crashed at the Yakima airport on Saturday. That was the scenario in a mock crash exercise at the Yakima airport on Saturday. The exercise involved more than a hundred actors and closed the airport for most of the day...