C-17 Globemaster IIIs, taxi prior to take-off.
C-17 Globemaster IIIs from Charleston Air Force Base, S.C., taxi prior to take-off, in preparation for a strategic brigade airdrop exercise. Airborne Soldiers from the 2-319th Airborne Field Artillery, 82nd Airborne Division at Ft. Bragg, N.C., were airdropped in the exercise along with cargo pallets to simulate the seizure of a remote airfield, providing a joint training opportunity for the Airmen and Soldiers. The training mission included airdrops, aerial refueling training and simulated aeromedical evacuation.
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