Medical Group exercises skills during TFX Olympus Archer

Capt. Casey Fox, a flight physician assistant with the 1st Special Operations Medical Group, straps down a litter during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2016.  Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities for more than 230 Air Commandos, with the 1st Special Operations Wing, emphasizing on medical operations in conjunction with flying operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)

Capt. Casey Fox, a flight physician assistant with the 1st Special Operations Medical Group, straps down a litter during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2016. Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities for more than 230 Air Commandos, with the 1st Special Operations Wing, emphasizing on medical operations in conjunction with flying operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)

Capt. Aaron Thomas, a flight surgeon with the 1st Special Operations Medical Group, prepares his medical gear during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2016. Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities for more than 230 Air Commandos, with the 1st Special Operations Wing, emphasizing on medical operations in conjunction with flying operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)

Capt. Aaron Thomas, a flight surgeon with the 1st Special Operations Medical Group, prepares his medical gear during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2016. Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities for more than 230 Air Commandos, with the 1st Special Operations Wing, emphasizing on medical operations in conjunction with flying operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)

Capt. Casey Fox, a flight physician assistant with the 1st Special Operations Medical Group, looks out a window on-board a CV-22 Osprey during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2016. Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities for more than 230 Air Commandos, with the 1st Special Operations Wing, emphasizing on medical operations in conjunction with flying operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)

Capt. Casey Fox, a flight physician assistant with the 1st Special Operations Medical Group, looks out a window on-board a CV-22 Osprey during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2016. Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities for more than 230 Air Commandos, with the 1st Special Operations Wing, emphasizing on medical operations in conjunction with flying operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)

Staff Sgt. Zachary Brummell, a CV-22 flight engineer with the 8th Special Operations Squadron, scans for threats during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2016. Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities for more than 230 Air Commandos, with the 1st Special Operations Wing, emphasizing on medical operations in conjunction with flying operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)

Staff Sgt. Zachary Brummell, a CV-22 flight engineer with the 8th Special Operations Squadron, scans for threats during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2016. Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities for more than 230 Air Commandos, with the 1st Special Operations Wing, emphasizing on medical operations in conjunction with flying operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)

Capt. Aaron Thomas, a flight surgeon with the 1st Special Operations Medical Group, examines a patient’s arm during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2016. Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities for more than 230 Air Commandos, with the 1st Special Operations Wing, emphasizing on medical operations in conjunction with flying operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)

Capt. Aaron Thomas, a flight surgeon with the 1st Special Operations Medical Group, examines a patient’s arm during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2016. Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities for more than 230 Air Commandos, with the 1st Special Operations Wing, emphasizing on medical operations in conjunction with flying operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)

Air Commandos from the 1st Special Operations Medical Group work on a patient during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2016.  Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities for more than 230 Air Commandos, with the 1st Special Operations Wing, emphasizing on medical operations in conjunction with flying operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)

Air Commandos from the 1st Special Operations Medical Group work on a patient during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2016. Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities for more than 230 Air Commandos, with the 1st Special Operations Wing, emphasizing on medical operations in conjunction with flying operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)

Capt. Aaron Thomas, a flight surgeon with the 1st Special Operations Medical Group, wipes sweat off his forehead during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2016. Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities for more than 230 Air Commandos, with the 1st Special Operations Wing, emphasizing on medical operations in conjunction with flying operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)

Capt. Aaron Thomas, a flight surgeon with the 1st Special Operations Medical Group, wipes sweat off his forehead during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2016. Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities for more than 230 Air Commandos, with the 1st Special Operations Wing, emphasizing on medical operations in conjunction with flying operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)

Capt. Casey Fox, a flight physician assistant with the 1st Special Operations Medical Group, left, and Capt. Aaron Thomas, a flight surgeon with the 1st SOMDG, provide medical care to a patient during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2016. Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities for more than 230 Air Commandos, with the 1st Special Operations Wing, emphasizing on medical operations in conjunction with flying operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)

Capt. Casey Fox, a flight physician assistant with the 1st Special Operations Medical Group, left, and Capt. Aaron Thomas, a flight surgeon with the 1st SOMDG, provide medical care to a patient during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2016. Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities for more than 230 Air Commandos, with the 1st Special Operations Wing, emphasizing on medical operations in conjunction with flying operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)

Capt. Aaron Thomas, a flight surgeon with the 1st Special Operations Medical Group, smiles after completing care on a patient during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2016. Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities for more than 230 Air Commandos, with the 1st Special Operations Wing, emphasizing on medical operations in conjunction with flying operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)

Capt. Aaron Thomas, a flight surgeon with the 1st Special Operations Medical Group, smiles after completing care on a patient during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, Aug. 18, 2016. Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities for more than 230 Air Commandos, with the 1st Special Operations Wing, emphasizing on medical operations in conjunction with flying operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Callaway)

Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio -- Members of the 1st Special Operations Medical Group, in conjunction with aircrew assigned to the 1st Special Operations Wing and members of the 21st Special Tactics Squadron, conducted medical evacuations and in-flight medical procedures during Task Force Exercise Olympus Archer here, Aug. 18.

Olympus Archer focuses on maximizing training opportunities to prepare Air Commandos for future combat operations.