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RDU Prepares for An Emergency

Posted January 16, 2005 1:40 a.m. EST

— Volunteers with the Civil Air Patrol are preparing for a potential emergency. Members of the Raleigh-Wake squadron held a drill at RDU International this weekend.

The drill is designed to prepare crew members for a search-and-rescue mission. The training involves tracking electric transmitters on airplanes.