Images: Paratroopers evacuate civilians during joint exercise [Image 1 of 4]
Photo by Spc. Cody Thompson
A Paratrooper with the Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division scouts Sicily Drop Zone for enemy forces during a Joint Operation Access Exercise, Feb. 14, Fort Bragg, N.C. One of the missions during the JOAX was the non-combatant evacuation operation which involved extracting non-combatants, nonessential military personnel, select host-nation citizens, and third world country nationals.
Date Posted:02.22.2011 16:33
Location:FORT BRAGG, NC, US