His Royal Highness, Prince Harry of Wales, walks past the tombs of Section 60 in the Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va., May 10, 2013. Section 60 is the burial grounds for service members killed in the global war on terror since 2001.
U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Laura Buchta
I was there – but as I wasn’t there as a media person (i.e., as “Strike-Hold!”) I wasn’t able to take any photos, etc. So, I invite you all to head over to Soldier Systems Daily for the best industry coverage you’ll ever get.
For a more “gee whizz!” approach, check out Wired.com’s Danger Room photo series. The Parasim (below) is pretty cool though – I had a go on it…
We shared this on our Facebook page a few days ago, now we’ll post it here for the rest of your to enjoy.
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Special operations jumpers from the Canadian Special Operations Regiment, Green Berets of 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne) and Para-rescue Airmen from the Air Force Special Operations Command begin exiting a British C-130 from the Royal Air Force during a high altitude low opening parachute jump (HALO) Hurlburt Field, Fl., April. 25, 2013.
Special operations members from coalition forces participated in HALO jumps during Exercise Emerald Warrior, Emerald Warrior is an exercise designed to provide irregular training at the tactical and operational levels. The exercise involved all branches of the U.S. military and special operations members from allied countries.
(U.S. Army photo by Spc. Steven Young)