Lethality

Video: Sky Soldiers!

April 2, 2019

Army paratroopers assigned to 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade, conduct an airborne operation and provide suppressive fire during Exercise Eagle Sokol at Cerklje Drop Zone in Slovenia.

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A soldier looks through a scope.
Sharp Eye
An Army paratrooper participates in sniper training at Pocek Range in Postojna, Slovenia, March 25, 2019, during Eagle Sokol, a bilateral exercise with the Slovenian armed forces.
Photo By: Paolo Bovo, Army
VIRIN: 190325-A-JM436-0901C
A paratrooper secures his equipment after a jump.
Secured Chute
An Army paratrooper assigned to 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade, secures his equipment after an airborne operation from a C-17 Globemaster III from Papa Air Base, Hungary, during exercise Eagle Sokol at Cerklje Drop Zone in Slovenia, March 22, 2019.
Photo By: Paolo Bovo, Army
VIRIN: 190322-A-JM436-0638
Service members fire at targets.
Target Test
Army paratroopers engage targets during a blank-fire exercise as part of Eagle Sokol at Pocek Range in Slovenia, March 25, 2019. Exercise Eagle Sokol is a bilateral training exercise with Slovenian armed forces.
Photo By: Paolo Bovo, Army
VIRIN: 190325-A-JM436-0167C
Soldiers jump from a plane.
Sokol Jump
Army paratroopers assigned to 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade, conduct an airborne operation from an 86th Airlift Wing C-130 Hercules aircraft during Exercise Eagle Sokol at Cerklje Drop Zone in Slovenia, March 22, 2019.
Photo By: Paolo Bovo, Army
VIRIN: 190322-A-JM436-0943

Video by Davide Dalla Massara, Army