The Army's most recent Joint Operational Access exercise integrated the predeployment certification of the 317th Airlift Group with airborne JFE by the 82nd Headquarters and a reinforced airborne Brigade Combat Team
to seize two airfields simultaneously, evacuate U.S.
Army 173d Airborne Brigade Combat Team
and allied paratroopers from the United Kingdom and Poland to seize farside terrain ahead of the river-crossing operation.
This year's Spring Storm involved a record number of military units of NATO allies, including infantry from the Duke of Lancaster's Regiment, soldiers from Latvia, troops from the 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team
of the US army, as well as military personnel from Lithuania.
After graduating in the top five of his MI Captains Career Course, he was assigned to the 1st Squadron (Airborne), 91st Cavalry Regiment (1-91 CAV), 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team
, in Schweinfurt, Germany.
In August and September 2012 the D/ROPS teams under the 18th CSSB were re-missioned to support the redeployment operations of Task Force 1-82 Airborne Brigade Combat Team
and Task Force 4-82 Airborne Brigade Combat Team
in Regional Commands South and East, respectively.
In October 2011, the Joint Multinational Training Command (JMTC) executed the Army's first iteration of TRISA's Full Spectrum Training Environment (FSTE) exercise, which centered on the 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team
TCM TR and PD PNT also conducted Unit visits from 30 Aug--1 Sep 2011 with HQ USAREUR, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team
, and 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment.
Go stand atop one of those hills in the Korengal Valley in Afghanistan, where I was last February and July, with paratroopers assigned to the 173d Airborne Brigade Combat Team
. Look around at the utter desolation of the place and the spartan conditions that these young people are living in.
Brandon Aird of the 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team
Public Affairs Office captured these images during Operation Saray Has, just after U.S.
Recently, the Sustainment Division sent trainers to Germany to support the 173d Airborne Brigade Combat Team
's full-spectrum operations (FSO) joint exercise, which included an airborne assault exercise into Germany.
Sturgis Medal: United States Army Europe (USAREUR) nominee, Sergeant First Class (P) Marcus McClain, Alpha Company, 173d Special Troops Battalion, 173d Airborne Brigade Combat Team
, Bamberg, Germany.
Despite the imminent threat of attack by insurgent fighters along the winding, narrow road surrounded by steep hills and large rocks on the way to Zerok Combat Outpost (COP) in northern Paktika province, nothing can deter the courage of the paratroopers of 1st Battalion (Airborne), 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team