U.S. Army Paratroopers assigned to the 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade, descend onto Juliet Drop Zone, after exiting a U.S. Air Force 86th Air Wing C-130 Hercules aircraft during airborne operations under Covid-19 prevention conditions, Pordenone, Italy, Oct. 1, 2020.
The 173rd Airborne Brigade is the U.S. Army Contingency Response Force in Europe, capable of projecting ready forces anywhere in the U.S. European, Africa or Central Commands’ areas of responsibility. (U.S. Army Photos by Davide Dalla Massara)
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