Soldiers, Airmen Conduct Exercises on Fort Bragg

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • An airman guides a Humvee from a C-130J Super Hercules aircraft during Joint Operational Access Exercise 13-03 on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 25, 2013. The airman is assigned to the 440th Airlift Wing Maintenance Group, Pope Field. The seven-day integrated exercise between the 82nd Airborne Division and its Air Force partners includes planning and executing a large-scale forcible entry into a hostile area. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Staci Miller
  • Army paratroopers make their way to a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft for airborne operations during Joint Operational Access Exercise 13-03 on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 27, 2013. The paratroopers are assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division's 1st Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman James Richardson
  • Army 1st Sgt. Cary Wallum looks out from a C-17A Globemaster III aircraft before an airdrop during Joint Operational Access Exercise 13-03 over Pope Army Airfield, N.C., June 27, 2013. Wallum, a jumpmaster, is assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division's 3rd Battalion, 319th Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Bradley C. Church
  • Army paratroopers prepare a 105mm Howitzer for an air assault during Joint Operational Access 13-03, on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 27, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jeremy Burns
  • An Army Black Hawk UH-60 helicopter departs Holland drop zone with a 105mm Howitzer during Joint Operational Access Exercise 13-03 on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 27, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jeremy Burns
  • Army paratroopers prepare a 105mm Howitzer during Joint Operational Access Exercise 13-03 on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 27, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jeremy Burns
  • Army Spcs. Tim Vandyke, Left, and Mario Charles fire a 105mm Howitzer during Joint Operational Access Exercise 13-03 on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 27, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jeremy Burns
  • Army Spc. Kyle Joyner maneuvers a simulated casualty underneath barbed wire during a test for the Expert Field Medical Badge on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 25, 2013. Joyner is a line medic. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Juan F. Jimenez
  • Paratroopers exit a C-17 cargo aircraft during airborne operations over Sicily Drop Zone 
during Operation Fury Thunder on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 22, 2013. The paratroopers are assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division's 4th Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Juan F. Jimenez
  • Paratroopers descend on the Sicily Drop Zone from C-17 cargo aircraft during airborne operations as part of Operation Fury Thunder on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 22, 2013. The paratroopers are assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division's 4th Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Juan F. Jimenez
  • Army Spc. Benjamin Farrell lays the mortar tube and checks for his target during Operation Fury Thunder on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 22, 2013. Farrell, a mortarman, is assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division's Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Juan F. Jimenez
  • Paratroopers call for indirect fire during an airfield seizure at Sicily Drop Zone during Operation Fury Thunder on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 22, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Juan F. Jimenez
  • Paratroopers position a M119 Howitzer during Operation Fury Thunder on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 22, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Juan Jimenez