Soldiers, Airmen, Conduct Airborne Operations in Alaska

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Soldiers airdrop a Humvee from a C-17 aircraft over Malamute Drop Zone followed by paratroopers on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 17, 2013. The soldiers are assigned to the 25th Infantry Division's 425th Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Soldiers airdrop a Humvee from a C-17 aircraft over Malamute Drop Zone followed by about 60 paratroopers on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 17, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Army Staff Sgts. Kirk McKean, left, and Zachary Martin, right, wait for fellow soldiers to gather at a rally point on Malamute Drop Zone followed on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 17, 2013. McKean and Martin are assigned to the 25th Infantry Division's 425th Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Air Force Staff Sgt. Bryant LaMay walks past panels on the drop zone before paratroopers jump from a C-17 aircraft over Malamute Drop Zone on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 17, 2013. LaMay is assigned to the 1st Weather Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Air Force Staff Sgt. Bryant LaMay monitors wind conditions on the drop zone before paratroopers jump from a C-17 aircraft over Malamute Drop Zone on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 17, 2013. LaMay is assigned to the 1st Weather Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Soldiers jump out of a C-17 aircraft while conducting airborne operations over Malamute Drop Zone on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 17, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Soldiers jump out of a C-17 aircraft while conducting airborne operations over Malamute Drop Zone on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 17, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • A soldier descends to the ground after jumping out of a C-17 aircraft while conducting airborne operations over Malamute Drop Zone on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 17, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Soldiers descend to the ground after jumping out of a C-17 aircraft while conducting airborne operations over Malamute Drop Zone on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 17, 2013. 
 U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • A soldier walks to the rally point after an airborne operations on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, April 17, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher