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The US paratrooper

Dozens of paratroopers from US 173rd Airborne took part in Saber Guardian 2017, a US-led exercise involving more than 25,000 troops from over 20 NATO Allies and partner nations. In this piece, Captain Brigid Calhoun talks about what it’s like to jump out of a plane. Footage includes paratroopers on the ground in Bezmer and paratroopers falling through the skies. Meet the men and women who work every day for NATO. From soldiers to scientists, cyber experts to civilian emergency responders, NATO members are committed to supporting and protecting each other.