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Sherpa 1200

A Sherpa 1200 series parachute system hand controller is tested at Al Asad, Iraq, April 17. The Sherpa is a Global Positioning System guided parachute system that can guide itself or be controlled manually by the service members who will be receiving the airdrop on the ground.



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This work, Sherpa 1200 [Image 1 of 9], by Cpl James Hoke, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:04.17.2006

Date Posted:05.02.2006 16:39

Photo ID:19297

Resolution:2544x1696

Size:886.44 KB

Location:AL ASAD, IQGlobe

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