Category Archives: Operations

2-505th PIR Honors Fallen With Workout of the Day

Panther paratroopers from 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment honored two of their fallen heroes Thursday, February 7th.

Members of the battalion gathered to conduct a Hero Workout of the day in honor of 2nd Lt. Luke James and Staff Sgt. Lester Kinney, both killed January 27, 2004 near Iskandariyah, Iraq.

Headquarters, Cobalt Paratroopers Conduct Sunset Jump

Fort Bragg-based paratroopers conducted a static-line jump Friday, February 1, 2019 to maintain their proficiency at airborne operations and follow-on missions.

Paratroopers from Headquarters, Headquarters Company and the 307th Airborne Engineer Battalion conducted a combat-equipment static-line airborne operation onto Fort Bragg’s Normandy Drop Zone and rehearsed their roles as part of an Assault Command Post afterwards.