Images: Marines master the ropes to step up, jump off aircraft [Image 7 of 9]
Photo by Sgt. Richard Blumenstein
Sgt. Christopher Aahus, a rifleman with 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, checks a Marine’s knots while acting as a Helicopter Rope Suspension Training Master aboard an MV-22 Osprey at Landing Zone Vulture on Stone Bay, Aug. 2. In the training each Marine performed the role of HRST Master to ensure Marines performed operations safely. The majority of students in the course were from units scheduled to attach and deploy with the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit in September.
Date Posted:08.09.2011 08:56
Location:CAMP LEJEUNE, NC, US