U.S. Soldiers Train for Combat Jumps in Germany

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. soldiers inspect their equipment before a combat training jump into Bunker drop zone at the 7th Army Joint Multinational Training Command's Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany, Oct. 22, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Markus Rauchenberger
  • A U.S. soldier prepares his gear before a combat training jump with T-11 parachutes from a C-130 Hercules at the 7th Army Joint Multinational Training Command's Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany, Oct. 22, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Gertrud Zach
  • U.S. soldiers help each other inspect their equipment before a combat training jump into Bunker drop zone at the 7th Army Joint Multinational Training Command's Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany, Oct. 22, 2013. The soldiers are assigned to 1st Squadron, 91st Cavalry Regiment, 173rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Markus Rauchenberger
  • U.S. soldiers wait in full harness to conduct a combat training jump into Bunker drop zone at the 7th Army Joint Multinational Training Command's Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany, Oct. 22, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Markus Rauchenberger
  • U.S. soldiers board a C-130 Hercules aircraft to conduct a combat training jump into Bunker drop zone at the 7th Army Joint Multinational Training Command's Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany, Oct. 22, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Gertrud Zach
  • U.S. Air Force pilots and crew chiefs brief U.S. soldiers inside a C-130 Hercules aircraft before a combat training jump into Bunker drop zone at the 7th Army Joint Multinational Training Command's Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany, Oct. 22, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Gertrud Zach
  • U.S. soldiers conduct a combat training jump using T-11 parachutes from a C-130 Hercules aircraft at the 7th Army Joint Multinational Training Command's Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany, Oct. 22, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Gertrud Zach
  • U.S. soldiers descend to the drop zone with their T-11 parachutes full open during a combat training jump from a C-130 Hercules aircraft at the 7th Army Joint Multinational Training Command's Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany, Oct. 22, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Gertrud Zach