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Jan. 9, 2020

Joint Task Force Civil Support holds Staff Academics for SR20

Joint Task Force Civil Support (JTF-CS) and Defense Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Response Force (DCRF) command and staff held a staff academics conference at the command’s headquarters, Jan. 6-8.The event was held to reinforce doctrinal knowledge and ensure command personnel and DCRF task force planners are well-versed

Dec. 16, 2019

Joint Task Force Civil Support hosts VR20 Mid-Planning Meeting

Joint Task Force Civil Support (JTF-CS) hosted an exercise Vibrant Response 20 (VR20) mid-planning meeting at its headquarters here, Dec. 9-13.Vibrant Response is a U.S. Northern Command (USNORTHCOM) directed joint exercise to test and certifies the Defense Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Response Force’s (DCRF) ability to

Dec. 6, 2019

Joint Task Force Civil Support conducts COMMEX at Felker Army Airfield

Joint Task Force Civil Support (JTF-CS) tested the command’s procedures for deploying the main command post and joint operations center, and connecting and validating JTF-CS’s online collaborative tools and equipment during an exercise at Felker Army Airfield at Joint Base Langley-Eustis Dec. 2-5.The exercise also served as training opportunity for

Nov. 21, 2019

Joint Task Force Civil Support ensures CBRN response readiness

Joint Task Force Civil Support (JTF-CS) conducted a communications exercise at Training Area 18 on Joint Base Langley-Eustis 20 November, 2019, to ensure the command’s ability to respond within hours to a chemical biological radiological or nuclear disaster anywhere in the United States.The exercise tested the command’s early-entry command post’s

Nov. 19, 2019

JTF-CS Holds Air Craft Load Training at Ft. Lee

Personnel from Joint Task Force Civil Support (JTF-CS) participated in an air craft load training evolution , Nov. 19 at Fort Lee, Va.During the evolution, eight personnel drove four different types of vehicles including a box truck, a two pickup trucks with one trailer and a ten passenger van to the installation to practice loading them onto a

Oct. 30, 2019

Joint Task Force Civil Support participates in MY20 MTT

Joint Task Force Civil Support (JTF-CS) participated in the Defense Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Response Force (DCRF) Mission Year 20 (MY20) Mobile Training Team (MTT) at Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM), Wash., Oct. 29-31.The MTT provided staff orientation training on CBRN and defense support of civil authorities (DSCA)