Waiting to Fly

By Sgt. 1st Class Seth Laughter, 2SFAB PAO NCOICMarch 10, 2011

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)
1 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 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) (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Seth Laughter, 2SFAB PAO NCOIC) VIEW ORIGINAL
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)
2 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 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) (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Seth Laughter, 2SFAB PAO NCOIC) VIEW ORIGINAL
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)
3 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 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) (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Seth Laughter, 2SFAB PAO NCOIC) VIEW ORIGINAL
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)
4 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 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) (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Seth Laughter, 2SFAB PAO NCOIC) VIEW ORIGINAL
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)
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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)
6 / 6 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 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) (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Seth Laughter, 2SFAB PAO NCOIC) VIEW ORIGINAL