Video: BLT 3/2 Fast Rope Exercise
Video by Cpl. Kyle N. Runnels
U.S. Marines assigned to Company 1, Battalion Landing Team 3/2, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), conduct fast rope familiarization training in an ordnance elevator aboard exercises aboard the USS Kearsarge (LHD 3), at sea, July 1, 2013. The 26th MEU is a Marine Air-Ground Task Force forward-deployed operates continuously across the globe, providing the president and unified combatant commanders with a forward-deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility aboard the Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group serving as a sea-based expeditionary crisis response force capable of conducting amphibious operations across the full range of military operations. (U.S. Marine Corps motion media by Cpl. Kyle N. Runnels/Released). Also available in high definition.