Images: 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team mission rehearsal exercise [Image 10 of 15]
U.S. Army Sgt. Aubrey San Nicolas of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, Brigade Support Battalion, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, retrieves supplies after a container delivery system drop during a training exercise at the Joint Multinational Readiness Center in Hohenfels, Germany, March 9, 2012. The U.S. Army's 173rd ABCT, Europe's rapid reaction force, is conducting a mission rehearsal exercise at the JMRC in preparation for an upcoming deployment to Afghanistan. The exercise is designed to develop combat skills, counterinsurgency tactics and the multinational partnerships between the military forces of the U.S., Albania, Bosnia, the Czech Republic, Romania, Serbia and Slovenia.