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Panther Paratroopers Train for Live Fire Exercises

Paratroopers assigned to Company B, 307th Brigade Engineer Battalion and Troop B, 5th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division conducted battle drills March 13th and 14th on Fort Bragg. The paratroopers conducted the battle drills in preparation for training involving live ammunition.

 

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.

Alpha Troop Chili Cookoff

Recon paratroopers of 5th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment held a chili cookoff Tuesday, February 13th to determine the top recipe in the troop!  Staff Sgt. Antwon Jones won the cook off though his competition was quite hearty and tasty.