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Guard members and airmen participate in a static line jump during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Photos by Army Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem
Air Force Command Sgt. Maj. Archie Branton waits to open the back ramp for soldiers to perform a static line parachute jump from a C-130 Hercules aircraft during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Branton is a loadmaster assigned to the 911th Air Wing and 758th Airlift Squadron. The soldiers are assigned to the West Virginia Army National Guard's 2nd Battalion, 19th Special Forces Group. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem
Air Force Command Sgt. Maj. Archie Branton waits to open the back ramp for soldiers to perform a static line parachute jump from a C-130 Hercules aircraft during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Branton is a loadmaster assigned to the 911th Air Wing and 758th Airlift Squadron. The soldiers are a ...More
West Virginia Army National Guard Staff Sgt. Matthew Thomas, left, performs a parachute inspection for West Virginia Army National Guard Capt. Anthony Menas before participating in a static line jump from a C-130 Hercules aircraft during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Thomas and Menas are assigned to the West Virginia Army National Guard's 2nd Battalion, 19th Special Forces Group. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem
West Virginia Army National Guard Staff Sgt. Matthew Thomas, left, performs a parachute inspection for West Virginia Army National Guard Capt. Anthony Menas before participating in a static line jump from a C-130 Hercules aircraft during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Thomas and Menas are assi ...More
West Virginia Army National Guard members prepare their parachute gear for a static line jump from C-130 Hercules aircraft over Pittsburgh during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem
West Virginia Army National Guard members prepare their parachute gear for a static line jump from C-130 Hercules aircraft over Pittsburgh during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem
Air Force Command Sgt. Maj. Archie Branton watches from the back ramp of a C-130 Hercules aircraft as West Virginia Army National Guard members participate in a static line jump during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Branton is a loadmaster assigned to the 911th Air Wing and 758th Airlift Squadron. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem
Air Force Command Sgt. Maj. Archie Branton watches from the back ramp of a C-130 Hercules aircraft as West Virginia Army National Guard members participate in a static line jump during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Branton is a loadmaster assigned to the 911th Air Wing and 758th Airlift Squad ...More
Air Force pilots maneuver C-130 Hercules aircraft over Pittsburgh during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem
Air Force pilots maneuver C-130 Hercules aircraft over Pittsburgh during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem
Air Force loadmasters pull in deployment bags into a C-130 Hercules aircraft after a static line jump during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem
Air Force loadmasters pull in deployment bags into a C-130 Hercules aircraft after a static line jump during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem
Air Force Master Sgt. Chris Karwowski looks out the window inside a C-130 Hercules aircraft while West Virginia Army National Guard members participate in a static line jump during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem
Air Force Master Sgt. Chris Karwowski looks out the window inside a C-130 Hercules aircraft while West Virginia Army National Guard members participate in a static line jump during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem
Air Force Command Sgt. Maj. Archie Branton waits to open the back ramp for soldiers to perform a static line parachute jump from a C-130 Hercules aircraft during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Branton is a loadmaster assigned to the 911th Air Wing and 758th Airlift Squadron. The soldiers are assigned to the West Virginia Army National Guard's 2nd Battalion, 19th Special Forces Group. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem
West Virginia Army National Guard Staff Sgt. Matthew Thomas, left, performs a parachute inspection for West Virginia Army National Guard Capt. Anthony Menas before participating in a static line jump from a C-130 Hercules aircraft during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Thomas and Menas are assigned to the West Virginia Army National Guard's 2nd Battalion, 19th Special Forces Group. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem
West Virginia Army National Guard members prepare their parachute gear for a static line jump from C-130 Hercules aircraft over Pittsburgh during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem
Air Force Command Sgt. Maj. Archie Branton watches from the back ramp of a C-130 Hercules aircraft as West Virginia Army National Guard members participate in a static line jump during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Branton is a loadmaster assigned to the 911th Air Wing and 758th Airlift Squadron. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem
Air Force pilots maneuver C-130 Hercules aircraft over Pittsburgh during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem
Air Force loadmasters pull in deployment bags into a C-130 Hercules aircraft after a static line jump during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem
Air Force Master Sgt. Chris Karwowski looks out the window inside a C-130 Hercules aircraft while West Virginia Army National Guard members participate in a static line jump during the Wings Over Pittsburgh Open House, Pa., May 13, 2017. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Shaiyla Hakeem