Three paratroopers on Asad Airbase, Iraq

Three paratroopers with 1st Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division (Advise and Assist), move off a drop zone near Al Asad Airbase, Iraq, Feb. 12, as part of a training exercise they hope will lead to combined U.S. – Iraqi training jumps and an enduring strategic partnership. For security, an Apache helicopter flew along the drop zone perimeter throughout the training exercise.


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Paratroopers prep for U.S-Iraqi combined training


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Taken on February 12, 2010