52nd Civil Support Team Runs Exercise at PiB Airport Today


DSCN1283The top photo shows the command truck on location at the Put-in-Bay Airport.  In the bottom photo (l-r):  Captain Matthew Fuhrhop, Lieutenant Doug Wilhelm, (Put-in-Bay) and Lieutenant Colonel Jeffrey Suver.

The 52nd Civil Support Team is Ohio’s National Guard full-time response resource for emergencies or terrorist events that involve unknown hazards associated with Chemical, Biological, Radiological and High Yield Explosive (CBRNE) threat agents.  The 52nd is able to rapidly deploy, assist responders in determining the nature of the incident, provide CBRNE specific medical and technical advice, and liaison with follow-on federal and military assets.  The Civil Support Team is based in Columbus, Ohio.