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Panther Brigade Trains to Jump with Stinger Missiles

Paratroopers assigned to the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division trained at the United States Army Advanced Airborne School on Fort Bragg, N.C. with a Stinger Missile Jump Packs on March 13 and 14. The paratroopers trained with the specialized equipment in preparation to conduct static-line airborne operations with the surface-to-air missile.

Fury From the Night Sky!

Paratroopers of the 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Regiment conducted a night-time airborne operation onto a Fort Bragg drop zone Tuesday, February 6th.  After jumping onto Bragg, the Panther paratroopers assaulted an objective as part of their training.

Panthers Prepare to Jump

Panther paratroopers conducted pre-jump actions at Fort Bragg’s Green Ramp Tuesday, February 6th.  Later, the paratroopers would conduct a static-line airborne operation onto a Fort Bragg Drop Zone.