National Preparedness Month 2012!
Claire Bernards, daughter of Capt. Paul Bernards, 16th Airlift Squadron pilot, 437th Airlift Wing, jumps in an inflatable bouncy house during the National Emergency Preparedness night Sept. 20, 2012, at the Joint Base Charleston - Air Base picnic grounds. September marks the ninth annual National Emergency Preparedness Month sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The program encourages national, regional, local, public and private organizations to review and communicate emergency preparedness efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Airman 1st Class Chacarra Walker)