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Paratroopers Hone Infantry Skills During Exercise Rock Knight

Paratroopers participate in a live-fire exercise during Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Photos by multiple photographers
Paratroopers open a breach during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. The paratroopers are assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade. Exercise Rock Knight is a bilateral training exercise between U.S. and the Slovenian armed forces, focused on small-unit tactics and building on previous lessons learned, forging the bonds and enhancing readiness between allied forces. Army photo by Davide Dalla Massara
Paratroopers open a breach during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. The paratroopers are assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade. Exercise Rock Knight is a bilateral training exercise between U.S. and the Slov ...More
A paratrooper engages targets during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Davide Dalla Massara
A paratrooper engages targets during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Davide Dalla Massara
Paratroopers engage targets during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Davide Dalla Massara
Paratroopers engage targets during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Davide Dalla Massara
Paratroopers conduct tactical combat casualty care during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Davide Dalla Massara
Paratroopers conduct tactical combat casualty care during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Davide Dalla Massara
A paratrooper carries a mock casualty during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Davide Dalla Massara
A paratrooper carries a mock casualty during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Davide Dalla Massara
Paratroopers conduct casualty evacuation training during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Davide Dalla Massara
Paratroopers conduct casualty evacuation training during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Davide Dalla Massara
Army Lt. Col. Jim D. Keirsey, right, commander of 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade, talks with Army Command Sgt. Maj. Wayne W. Wahlenmeier during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Paolo Bovo
Army Lt. Col. Jim D. Keirsey, right, commander of 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade, talks with Army Command Sgt. Maj. Wayne W. Wahlenmeier during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Paolo Bovo
Paratroopers fire a machine gun and operate a shoulder-launched rocket during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Paolo Bovo
Paratroopers fire a machine gun and operate a shoulder-launched rocket during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Paolo Bovo
Paratroopers detonate an explosive charge to destroy a wire obstacle during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Paolo Bovo
Paratroopers detonate an explosive charge to destroy a wire obstacle during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Paolo Bovo
Paratroopers communicate follow-on orders while engaging targets during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Paolo Bovo
Paratroopers communicate follow-on orders while engaging targets during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Paolo Bovo
Paratroopers advance toward their follow-on objective during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Paolo Bovo
Paratroopers advance toward their follow-on objective during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Paolo Bovo
Paratroopers open a breach during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. The paratroopers are assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade. Exercise Rock Knight is a bilateral training exercise between U.S. and the Slovenian armed forces, focused on small-unit tactics and building on previous lessons learned, forging the bonds and enhancing readiness between allied forces. Army photo by Davide Dalla Massara
A paratrooper engages targets during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Davide Dalla Massara
Paratroopers engage targets during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Davide Dalla Massara
Paratroopers conduct tactical combat casualty care during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Davide Dalla Massara
A paratrooper carries a mock casualty during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Davide Dalla Massara
Paratroopers conduct casualty evacuation training during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Davide Dalla Massara
Army Lt. Col. Jim D. Keirsey, right, commander of 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade, talks with Army Command Sgt. Maj. Wayne W. Wahlenmeier during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Paolo Bovo
Paratroopers fire a machine gun and operate a shoulder-launched rocket during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Paolo Bovo
Paratroopers detonate an explosive charge to destroy a wire obstacle during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Paolo Bovo
Paratroopers communicate follow-on orders while engaging targets during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Paolo Bovo
Paratroopers advance toward their follow-on objective during a live-fire exercise as part of Exercise Rock Knight at Pocek Range in Postonja, Slovenia, July 25, 2017. Army photo by Paolo Bovo