U.S. Soldiers assigned as paratroopers with the 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team (173rd ABCT), and Spanish soldiers assigned to the Spanish Armed Forces Airborne Brigade (BRIPAC), board a U.S. Marine Corps MV-22B Osprey aircraft, flown by Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron pilots assigned to the Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response Africa, during exercise Sky Soldier 16, at Chinchilla training area in Spain, Feb. 27, 2016. Sky Soldier is a combined airborne assault and field training exercise between elements of the U.S. Army’s 17

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U.S. Soldiers assigned as paratroopers with the 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team (173rd ABCT), and Spanish soldiers assigned to the Spanish Armed Forces Airborne Brigade (BRIPAC), board a U.S. Marine Corps MV-22B Osprey aircraft, flown by Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron pilots assigned to the Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response Africa, during exercise Sky Soldier 16, at Chinchilla training area in Spain, Feb. 27, 2016. Sky Soldier is a combined airborne assault and field training exercise between elements of the U.S. Army’s 17
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U.S. Soldiers assigned as paratroopers with the 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team (173rd ABCT), and Spanish soldiers assigned to the Spanish Armed Forces Airborne Brigade (BRIPAC), board a U.S. Marine Corps MV-22B Osprey aircraft, flown by Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron pilots assigned to the Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response Africa, during exercise Sky Soldier 16, at Chinchilla training area in Spain, Feb. 27, 2016. Sky Soldier is a combined airborne assault and field training exercise between elements of the U.S. Army’s 173rd Airborne Brigade and the Spanish Paratrooper Brigade. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Opal Vaughn)