Tag: airborne

Operation Toy Drop is back!
December 23, 2022
Brig. Gen. Dean Thompson (center), commanding general – 353rd Civil Affairs Command, looks on as Maj. Gen. Isaac Johnson, Jr. (left), commanding general, U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne) exchanges greetings with one of the allied partner jump masters during the Randy Older Memorial Operation Toy drop 2.0, a combined airborne training event at Fort Bragg, NC, held from 4-12 DEC 2022 and designed to increase joint airborne proficiency while enhancing community relations.

International partners bring together training and toys at USACAPOC(A)
December 13, 2022
2022 Randy Oler Memorial Toy Drop 2.0,

PHOTO GALLERY: 404th Civil Affairs Battalion hosts joint-force training exercise
April 12, 2022
404th Civil Affairs Battalion hosts joint-force training exercise

Army Reserve medical units support Operation Toy Drop
December 5, 2017
Army Reserve Medical Units Support 20th Annual Operation Toy Drop

Airborne testers ensure Army equipment survivability when dropped from above
June 2, 2017
The Advanced Low Velocity Airdrop System - Light/Heavy (ALVADS-L/H) delivers the High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV) to ground troops and is nearly at its half-way point in operational testing with the Fort Hood, Texas-based U.S. Army Operational Test Command's Airborne and Special Operations Test Directorate (ABNSOTD) at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army file photo)

82nd Airborne participates in Polish-led multinational exercise
June 7, 2016
A paratrooper assigned to the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division jumps into Torun, Poland, during Exercise Anakonda 2016, June 8. Exercise Anakonda 2016, a Polish-led, multinational exercise running from June 7-17, involves approximately 25,000 participants from more than 20 nations and is a premier training event for U.S. Army Europe.

Exercise Anakonda 2016 Opening Ceremony in Chelmno
June 6, 2016
Pvt. 1st Class Austin Thompson, from Minford, Ohio, and Spc. Eric M. Johnson from Los Angeles, Ca., with the 554th Military Police Company from Stuttgart, Germany, raise the American flag for the opening ceremony of Exercise Anakonda 2016.