Working under the commands of the Mexican Armed Forces, American paratroopers listened closely awaiting commands in Spanish.
And when the light inside the aircraft flipped from red to green, these paratroopers from distinct armies seamlessly meshed together as they exited the aircraft in the sky above Chihuahua, Mexico.
During a four-day training exchange, paratroopers from the 82nd Airborne Division’s 2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team demonstrated how they transition from working under the commands of their jumpmasters to those of a foreign counterpart. The armies conducted jumps into Fort Bragg and Mexico this week.
You can read the story here: http://www.fayobserver.com/news/20170712/american-mexican-armies-train-together
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