Paratroopers Conduct Convoy Training on Fort Bragg, N.C.

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Support soldiers learn convoy skills in a virtual training facility on Fort Bragg, N.C., Jan. 29, 2013. The soldiers are assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division’s 1st Brigade Combat Team. Soldiers build skills associated with conducting convoys in war zones at the four-vehicle facility. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Michael J. MacLeod
  • Army Sgt. Jonathan Eddy mans an M240B machine gun atop a Humvee in a virtual convoy trainer on Fort Bragg, N.C., Jan. 30, 2013. Eddy, a team leader, is assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division’s 1st Brigade Combat Team, which is training for three days on the tactical trainer to prepare for a live-fire convoy exercise. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Michael J. MacLeod
  • Army Sgt. Kenneth Jones, right, uses a GPS-based tracker to follow the movements of other vehicles in his virtual convoy on Fort Bragg, N.C., Jan. 30, 2013. Jones, a team leader, is assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division’s 1st Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Michael J. MacLeod
  • Army Sgt. Jonathan Eddy mans an M240B machine gun atop a Humvee in a virtual convoy trainer on Fort Bragg, N.C., Jan. 30, 2013. Eddy, a team leader, is assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division’s 1st Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Michael J. MacLeod
  • Army Sgt. Jonathan Eddy, top, reacts to contact with simulated enemy while manning a machine gun atop a Humvee in a virtual convoy trainer on Fort Bragg, N.C., Jan. 30, 2013.  U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Michael J. MacLeod
  • Army Capt. Robyn Boehringer, left, leads an after-action review after members of her company completed a mission on a virtual convoy trainer on Fort Bragg, N.C., Jan. 30, 2013. Boehringer, a company commander, is assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division’s 1st Brigade Combat Team.  U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Michael J. MacLeod
  • Army Sgt. Adam Rice, left, leads support paratroopers in an after-action review following a mission in a virtual convoy trainer on Fort Bragg, N.C., Jan. 30, 2013. Rice is assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division’s Company F, 2nd Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team.  U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Michael J. MacLeod