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Dyess conducts high-expansion foam system test

Dyess conducts high-expansion foam system test

Foam disperses from hoses within a hangar during a test of a high-expansion foam fire suppression system at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, May 6, 2020. The system fights fires by covering the hangar with fire-retardant foam, and is designed to fill the hangar within 90 seconds. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. David Owsianka)

Dyess conducts high-expansion foam system test

Foam sits within a hangar during a high-expansion foam fire suppression system test at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, May 6, 2020. The foam is a quick-acting way to put out a fire and reduce the amount of damage done to aircraft within the hangar. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. David Owsianka)

Dyess conducts high-expansion foam system test

Contractors set up hoses prior to testing a high-expansion foam fire suppression system inside a hangar at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, May 6, 2020. The system is set up in multiple hangars across Dyess and all hangars across the base will eventually have it. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. David Owsianka)

Dyess conducts high-expansion foam system test

Members of the Dyess Fire Department and contractors conducted a test of a high-expansion foam fire suppression system within a hangar at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, May 6, 2020. There are switches inside each hangar to activate the system, and the foam will begin working within 30 seconds of being activated. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. David Owsianka)

Dyess conducts high-expansion foam system test

Water comes out of a hose during a high-expansion foam fire suppression system test within a hangar at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, May 6, 2020. The system is designed to extinguish fires within an aircraft hangar in less than 90 seconds. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. David Owsianka)

Dyess Air Force Base -- Foam disperses from hoses within a hangar during a test of a high-expansion foam fire suppression system at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, May 6, 2020. The system fights fires by covering the hangar with fire-retardant foam, and is designed to fill the hangar within 90 seconds. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. David Owsianka)