Images: Operating ‘Swift, Silent, Deadly’ [Image 14 of 17]
Photo by Lance Cpl. Joey Mendez
A reconnaissance man with Force Company, 2nd Reconnaissance Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, floats down after jumping from a V-22 Osprey during a field training exercise aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., Feb. 18, 2014. Some Marines inserted via static line jumping from an altitude around 1,500 feet. The warriors jumped with a complete combat load including a flak, kevlar, rifle and rucksack. Some even carried camera and radio equipment as part of their training scenario.
Date Posted:03.05.2014 08:34
Location:MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP LEJEUNE, NC, US