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Land navigation keeps Airmen on course

Photo of an Airman shooting an azimuth during land navigation training.

Staff Sgt. Papa Doro Konate, 105th Base Defense Squadron fireteam member, shoots an azimuth during land navigation training March 3, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. The 105th BDS Airmen from Stewart Air National Guard Base, New York, complete this objective as a part of their Initial Qualification Training. The 105th BDS Airmen train with active duty counterparts in order to sharpen skills, such as land navigation, and maintain proficiency in pinpointing and finding locations without the use of technology. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Azaria E. Foster)

Photo of Airman sharing a laugh during land navigation training.

Senior Airman Christopher Molfetas, right, 105th Base Defense Squadron fireteam member, and Staff Sgt. Papa Doro Konate, 105th BDS fireteam member, share a laugh during land navigation training March 3, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. The 105th BDS Airmen from Stewart Air National Guard Base, New York, complete this objective as a part of their Initial Qualification Training. The 105th BDS Airmen train with active duty counterparts in order to sharpen skills, such as land navigation, and maintain proficiency in pinpointing and finding locations without the use of technology. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Azaria E. Foster)

Photo of Airmen discussing strategy during land navigation training.

Senior Airman Christopher Molfetas, left, 105th Base Defense Squadron fireteam member, and Staff Sgt. Papa Doro Konate, 105th BDS fireteam member, discuss strategy during land navigation training March 3, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. The 105th BDS Airmen from Stewart Air National Guard Base, New York, complete this objective as a part of their Initial Qualification Training. The 105th BDS Airmen train with active duty counterparts in order to sharpen skills, such as land navigation, and maintain proficiency in pinpointing and finding locations without the use of technology. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Azaria E. Foster)

Photo of an Airman stands in mud during land navigation training.

An Airman assigned to 105th Base Defense Squadron stands in mud during land navigation training March 3, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. The 105th BDS Airmen from Stewart Air National Guard Base, New York, complete this objective as a part of their Initial Qualification Training. The 105th BDS Airmen train with active duty counterparts in order to sharpen skills, such as land navigation, and maintain proficiency in pinpointing and finding locations without the use of technology. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Azaria E. Foster)

Photo of an Airman pinpointing his location during land navigation training.

Senior Airman Christopher Molfetas, 105th Base Defense Squadron fireteam member, pinpoints his location during land navigation training March 3, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. The 105th BDS Airmen from Stewart Air National Guard Base, New York, complete this objective as a part of their Initial Qualification Training. The 105th BDS Airmen train with active duty counterparts in order to sharpen skills, such as land navigation, and maintain proficiency in pinpointing and finding locations without the use of technology. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Azaria E. Foster)

Photo of Airmen walking to a waypoint during land navigation training.

Senior Airman Christopher Molfetas, left, 105th Base Defense Squadron fireteam member, and Staff Sgt. Papa Doro Konate, 105th BDS fireteam member, walk to a waypoint during land navigation training March 3, 2020, at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. The 105th BDS Airmen from Stewart Air National Guard Base, New York, complete this objective as a part of their Initial Qualification Training. The 105th BDS Airmen train with active duty counterparts in order to sharpen skills, such as land navigation, and maintain proficiency in pinpointing and finding locations without the use of technology. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Azaria E. Foster)

MOODY AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. --