2Q Disaster Recovery Field Exercise in Orlando
The Network Disaster Recovery team conducted its 2Q 2015 field exercise from April 23-30 in Orlando, FL. The exercise focused on the program's Layer 1 and Layer 3 recovery capabilities and included the turn-up and testing of nine, 53’ technology recovery trailers. Members received training on the team’s recovery processes from initial site set-up to technology testing to emergency communications. The exercise deployment included over twenty-five pieces of recovery and support equipment including an Emergency Communications Vehicle, a satellite COLT, a mini SatCOLT, 450 kW and 600 kW generators, a power distribution trailer, and a command center. Over sixty NDR team members from across the United States participated in this exercise.