Paratroopers Conduct Night Operations During Exercise on Fort Bragg

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • As seen through a night-vision device, paratroopers survey a map before setting up security points during Joint Operational Access Exercise 13-03 on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 28, 2013. The Paratroopers are assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division's Company B, 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. The exercise enhances cohesiveness between U.S. Army, Air Force and allied personnel through large-scale heavy equipment and troop movement. U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alexandra Minor
  • As seen through a night-vision device, Army Capt. Trivius Caldwell reads a map during Joint Operational Access Exercise 13-03 on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 28, 2013. Caldwell is assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division's Company B, 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alexandra Minor
  • As seen through a night-vision device, paratroopers unload tents from a vehicle during Joint Operational Access Exercise 13-03 on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 28, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alexandra Minor
  • As seen through a night-vision device, paratroopers set up a security point during Joint Operational Access Exercise 13-03 on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 28, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jeremy Burns
  • As seen through a night-vision device, a paratrooper scans the area while providing security for his team during Joint Operational Access Exercise 13-03 on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 28, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jeremy Burns
  • As seen through a night-vision device, paratroopers provide security from the roof of a building during Joint Operational Access Exercise 13-03 on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 28, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jeremy Burns
  • As seen through a night-vision device, paratroopers help secure a village during Joint Operational Access Exercise 13-03 on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 28, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Michael C. Zimmerman
  • As seen through a night-vision device, a paratrooper provides security during Joint Operational Access Exercise 13-03 on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 28, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Michael C. Zimmerman
  • As seen through a night-vision device, paratroopers provide security and cover their sector of fire during Joint Operational Access Exercise 13-03 on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 28, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Michael C. Zimmerman
  • As seen through a night-vision device, paratroopers help secure a village during Joint Operational Access Exercise 13-03 on Fort Bragg, N.C., June 28, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Michael C. Zimmerman