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Honduran, U.S. forces conduct joint jump training

U.S. Army Soldiers with the Special Operations Command South (Forward) 7310 and Honduran soldiers with the 2nd Honduran Airborne Brigade descend over the flight line at Soto Cano Air Base during a static-line training exercise, January 11, 2016. Training events such as these enhance partner nation interoperability and provide an opportunity for SOC FWD and the Hondurans to exchange knowledge and experience. (U.S. Army photo by Maria Pinel)

U.S. Army Soldiers with the Special Operations Command South (Forward) 7310 and Honduran soldiers with the 2nd Honduran Airborne Brigade descend over the flight line at Soto Cano Air Base during a static-line training exercise, January 11, 2016. Training events such as these enhance partner nation interoperability and provide an opportunity for SOC FWD and the Hondurans to exchange knowledge and experience. (U.S. Army photo by Maria Pinel)

A C-130H Hercules aircraft from the Wyoming Air National Guard, 153rd Airlift Wing, lands on Soto Cano Air Base for refueling after a static-line training exercise involving service members from the Special Operations Command South (Forward) 7310 and the 2nd Honduran Airborne Brigade, January 11, 2016. The C-130H provided the primary airlift for U.S. Army Soldiers with the Special Operations Command South (Forward) 7310 and Honduran soldiers with the 2nd Honduran Airborne Brigade who participated in the training. (U.S. Army photo by Maria Pinel)

A C-130H Hercules aircraft from the Wyoming Air National Guard, 153rd Airlift Wing, lands on Soto Cano Air Base for refueling after a static-line training exercise involving service members from the Special Operations Command South (Forward) 7310 and the 2nd Honduran Airborne Brigade, January 11, 2016. The C-130H provided the primary airlift for U.S. Army Soldiers with the Special Operations Command South (Forward) 7310 and Honduran soldiers with the 2nd Honduran Airborne Brigade who participated in the training. (U.S. Army photo by Maria Pinel)

Service members with the Special Operations Command South (Forward) 7310 arrange parachutes after a static-line training exercise involving U.S. and Honduran soldiers on Soto Cano Air Base, January 11, 2016. Training events such as these enhance partner nation interoperability by providing an opportunity for the SOC FWD and the 2nd Honduran Airborne Brigade to exchange knowledge and experiences. (U.S. Army photo by Maria Pinel)

Service members with the Special Operations Command South (Forward) 7310 arrange parachutes after a static-line training exercise involving U.S. and Honduran soldiers on Soto Cano Air Base, January 11, 2016. Training events such as these enhance partner nation interoperability by providing an opportunity for the SOC FWD and the 2nd Honduran Airborne Brigade to exchange knowledge and experiences. (U.S. Army photo by Maria Pinel)

Honduran soldiers with the 2nd Honduran Airborne Brigade participated on a static-line training exercises with their U.S. counterparts from the Special Operations Command South (Forward) 7310 on Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, January 11, 2016. Training events such as these provide an opportunity to exchange knowledge and enhance partner nation interoperability. (U.S. Army photo by Maria Pinel)

Honduran soldiers with the 2nd Honduran Airborne Brigade participated on a static-line training exercises with their U.S. counterparts from the Special Operations Command South (Forward) 7310 on Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, January 11, 2016. Training events such as these provide an opportunity to exchange knowledge and enhance partner nation interoperability. (U.S. Army photo by Maria Pinel)

A Honduran soldier with the 2nd Honduran Airborne Brigade exchanges pins with a U.S. Service member with the Special Operations Command South (Forward) 7310 after a static-line training exercise involving both nations on Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, January 11, 2016. Exercises such as these provide an opportunity to exchange knowledge and enhance partner nation interoperability. (U.S. Army photo by Maria Pinel)

A Honduran soldier with the 2nd Honduran Airborne Brigade exchanges pins with a U.S. Service member with the Special Operations Command South (Forward) 7310 after a static-line training exercise involving both nations on Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, January 11, 2016. Exercises such as these provide an opportunity to exchange knowledge and enhance partner nation interoperability. (U.S. Army photo by Maria Pinel)

U.S. Soldiers with the Special Operations Command South (Forward) 7310 exit a C-130H Hercules from the Wyoming Air National Guard, 153rd Airlift Wing during a static-line training jump Jan. 11, 2016 at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras. The jump served as an opportunity for the U.S. and Honduran Soldiers to sustain familiarity with each other’s tactics techniques and procedures maintaining inter-operability for future airborne operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. Christopher Mesnard/Released)

U.S. Soldiers with the Special Operations Command South (Forward) 7310 exit a C-130H Hercules from the Wyoming Air National Guard, 153rd Airlift Wing during a static-line training jump Jan. 11, 2016 at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras. The jump served as an opportunity for the U.S. and Honduran Soldiers to sustain familiarity with each other’s tactics techniques and procedures maintaining inter-operability for future airborne operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. Christopher Mesnard/Released)

A C-130H Hercules with the Wyoming Air National Guard, 153rd Airlift Wing finishes dropping members of the Special Operations Command (Forward) 7310 and 2nd Honduran Airborne Brigade Jan. 11, 2016, at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, during a training mission. The mission is one of many ways the U.S. and Honduras train together to maintain the relationship between the two nations’ service members. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. Christopher Mesnard/Released)

A C-130H Hercules with the Wyoming Air National Guard, 153rd Airlift Wing finishes dropping members of the Special Operations Command (Forward) 7310 and 2nd Honduran Airborne Brigade Jan. 11, 2016, at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, during a training mission. The mission is one of many ways the U.S. and Honduras train together to maintain the relationship between the two nations’ service members. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. Christopher Mesnard/Released)

U.S. Army Soldiers with the Special Operations Command South (Forward) 7310 and Honduran soldiers with the 2nd Honduran Airborne Brigade complete a static-line training jump Jan. 11, 2016 at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras to remain current on their jump requirements. The Soldiers from the two countries often train together to share best practices and form interpersonal bonds. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. Christopher Mesnard/Released)

U.S. Army Soldiers with the Special Operations Command South (Forward) 7310 and Honduran soldiers with the 2nd Honduran Airborne Brigade complete a static-line training jump Jan. 11, 2016 at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras to remain current on their jump requirements. The Soldiers from the two countries often train together to share best practices and form interpersonal bonds. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. Christopher Mesnard/Released)

A U.S. Army Soldier with Special Operations Command South (Forward) 7310 prepares to land during a static-line training jump Jan. 11, 2016 at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras. The training jump gave the SOC FWD members a chance to remain current on their jump requirements, while also training with their Honduran counterparts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. Christopher Mesnard/Released)

A U.S. Army Soldier with Special Operations Command South (Forward) 7310 prepares to land during a static-line training jump Jan. 11, 2016 at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras. The training jump gave the SOC FWD members a chance to remain current on their jump requirements, while also training with their Honduran counterparts. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. Christopher Mesnard/Released)

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