Category Archives: Operations

All American Engineers Train to Breach, Have a Blast

Engineer paratroopers trained to breach doorways and battlefield obstacles using demolitions Nov. 6, 2018 on Fort Bragg, North Carolina.
Paratroopers from Company A, 307th Airborne Engineer Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division observe as a door-breaching charge they emplaced detonates Nov. 6, 2018 on Fort Bragg, North Carolina. The All American Engineers conducted the demolitions training to keep their breaching skills current and ensure the battlefield mobility of the brigade’s maneuver, reconnaissance and logistics elements.
Paratroopers from Company A, 307th Airborne Engineer Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division conducted the demolitions training to keep their breaching skills current and ensure the battlefield mobility of the brigade’s maneuver, reconnaissance logistics elements.
A Paratrooper assigned to Company A, 307th Airborne Engineer Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division emplaces a door-breaching charge Nov. 6, 2018 on Fort Bragg, North Carolina. The All American Engineers conducted the demolitions training on to keep their breaching skills current and ensure the battlefield mobility of the brigade’s maneuver, reconnaissance and logistics elements.
A Paratrooper assigned to Company A, 307th Airborne Engineer Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division emplaces a door-breaching charge Nov. 6, 2018 on Fort Bragg, North Carolina. The All American Engineers conducted the demolitions training to keep their breaching skills current and ensure the battlefield mobility of the brigade’s maneuver, reconnaissance and logistics elements.
A paratrooper from Company A, 307th Airborne Engineer Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division emplaces demolition charges under a simulated battlefield obstacle consisting of concertina wire Nov. 6, 2018 on Fort Bragg, North Carolina. The All American Engineers conducted the demolitions training to keep their breaching skills current and ensure the battlefield mobility of the brigade’s maneuver, reconnaissance and logistics elements.
Paratroopers from Company A, 307th Airborne Engineer Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division observe as a door-breaching charge they emplaced detonates Nov. 6, 2018 on Fort Bragg, North Carolina. The All American Engineers conducted the demolitions training to keep their breaching skills current and ensure the battlefield mobility of the brigade’s maneuver, reconnaissance and logistics elements.

 

Artillery Paratroopers, Aviators Conduct Air Assault

Artillery paratroopers from the 82nd Airborne Division conducted sling load operations and a live-fire exercise Oct. 24, 2018 on Fort Bragg, North Carolina. 

Paratroopers from Alpha Battery, 1st Battalion, 319th Airborne Field Artillery Regiment partnered with aviators from Company C, 2-82 Aviation Regiment, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade to conduct the complex air assault and live fire exercise.

The operation tested the paratroopers’ and aviators’ ability to integrate their capabilities while demonstrating their technical expertise and tactical capability to provide lethal fires. 

 

Fury Paratroopers Conduct Live Fire Exercises

Paratroopers assigned to 1st Platoon, Company C, 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment conducted squad-level live-fire exercises on a Fort Bragg, N.C. range Wednesday, October 10, 2018.

The training immersed the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division paratroopers in realistic environments challenging their judgement, weapon skills and tactical knowledge.