• Catching a quick nap, talking on cell phones, reading a book, or listening to music, Paratroopers from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, wait for an aircraft at Pope Army Air Airfield, to take them to a training rotation at the Joint Readiness Training Center in Fort Polk, La., Mar. 8. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Seth Laughter, 2BCT PAO NCOIC)

    Waiting to Fly

    Catching a quick nap, talking on cell phones, reading a book, or listening to music, Paratroopers from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, wait for an aircraft at Pope Army Air Airfield, to take them to a training rotation at the Joint...

  • Catching a quick nap, talking on cell phones, reading a book, or listening to music, Paratroopers from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, wait for an aircraft at Pope Army Air Airfield, to take them to a training rotation at the Joint Readiness Training Center in Fort Polk, La., Mar. 8. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Seth Laughter, 2BCT PAO NCOIC)

    Waiting to Fly

    Catching a quick nap, talking on cell phones, reading a book, or listening to music, Paratroopers from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, wait for an aircraft at Pope Army Air Airfield, to take them to a training rotation at the Joint...

  • Catching a quick nap, talking on cell phones, reading a book, or listening to music, Paratroopers from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, wait for an aircraft at Pope Army Air Airfield, to take them to a training rotation at the Joint Readiness Training Center in Fort Polk, La., Mar., 8. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Seth Laughter, 2SFAB PAO NCOIC)

    Waiting to Fly

    Catching a quick nap, talking on cell phones, reading a book, or listening to music, Paratroopers from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, wait for an aircraft at Pope Army Air Airfield, to take them to a training rotation at the Joint...

  • Quietly reading a book, a Paratrooper from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, waits for an aircraft at Pope Army Air Airfield, to take his unit to a training rotation at the Joint Readiness Training Center in Fort Polk, La., Mar. 8. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Seth Laughter, 2SFAB PAO NCOIC)

    Waiting to fly

    Quietly reading a book, a Paratrooper from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, waits for an aircraft at Pope Army Air Airfield, to take his unit to a training rotation at the Joint Readiness Training Center in Fort Polk, La., Mar. 8...

  • Catching a quick nap, talking on cell phones, reading a book, or listening to music, Paratroopers from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, wait for an aircraft at Pope Army Air Airfield, to take them to a training rotation at the Joint Readiness Training Center in Fort Polk, La., Mar. 8. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Seth Laughter, 2SFAB PAO NCOIC)

    Waiting to Fly

    Catching a quick nap, talking on cell phones, reading a book, or listening to music, Paratroopers from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, wait for an aircraft at Pope Army Air Airfield, to take them to a training rotation at the Joint...

  • In a quiet corner of a hanger at Pope Army Airfield, a Paratrooper with the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, communicates on his cell phone while waiting for an aircraft to take his unit to a training rotation at the Joint Readiness Training Center in Fort Polk, La., Mar. 08. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Seth Laughter, 2SFAB PAO NCOIC)

    Waiting to Fly

    In a quiet corner of a hanger at Pope Army Airfield, a Paratrooper with the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, communicates on his cell phone while waiting for an aircraft to take his unit to a training rotation at the Joint Readiness...

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