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Angels from above

U.S. Army paratroopers with the 1st Battalion, 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 11th Airborne Division, “Arctic Angels,” descend after jumping from a C-17 Globemaster III assigned to the 176th Wing from Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, while conducting joint forcible entry operation at Malemute Drop Zone, JBER, during exercise Arctic Aloha, Nov. 2, 2023. Arctic Aloha is a joint Army and Air Force exercise designed to prepare the 11th Airborne Division’s paratroopers for decisive action operations in the U.S. Army Pacific area of responsibility and validate the ability to establish an intermediate staging base in the Pacific and follow-on joint forcible entry in the Arctic environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Julia Lebens)

PHOTO BY: Senior Airman Julia Lebens
VIRIN: 231102-F-RJ686-9534.JPG
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Additional Details

CAMERA

ILCE-7M3

LENS

FE 200-600mm F5.6-6.3 G OSS

APERTURE

63/10

SHUTTERSPEED

1/320

ISO

640

IMAGE IS PUBLIC DOMAIN

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