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U.S. Army, along with French and Swedish conduct Alternate Insertion Extraction during Exercise ANGEL THUNDER

A French Eurocopter EC-735 Caracal hovers while personnel aboard fastrope down during Alternate Insertion Extraction  training during Exercise ANGEL THUNDER May 07, 2014 at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. ANGEL THUNDER 2014 is the largest and most realistic joint service, multinational, interagency combat search and rescue exercise designed to provide training for personnel recovery assets using a variety of scenarios to simulate deployment conditions and contingencies. Personnel recovery forces will train through the full spectrum of personnel recovery capabilities with ground recovery personnel, air assets, Special Forces teams and federal agents. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Adam Grant/Released)

A French Eurocopter EC-735 Caracal hovers while personnel aboard fastrope down during Alternate Insertion Extraction training during Exercise ANGEL THUNDER May 07, 2014 at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. ANGEL THUNDER 2014 is the largest and most realistic joint service, multinational, interagency combat search and rescue exercise designed to provide training for personnel recovery assets using a variety of scenarios to simulate deployment conditions and contingencies. Personnel recovery forces will train through the full spectrum of personnel recovery capabilities with ground recovery personnel, air assets, Special Forces teams and federal agents. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Adam Grant/Released)

A French Eurocopter EC-735 Caracal flies during Exercise ANGEL THUNDER May 07, 2014 at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. ANGEL THUNDER 2014 is the largest and most realistic joint service, multinational, interagency combat search and rescue exercise designed to provide training for personnel recovery assets using a variety of scenarios to simulate deployment conditions and contingencies. Personnel recovery forces will train through the full spectrum of personnel recovery capabilities with ground recovery personnel, air assets, Special Forces teams and federal agents. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Adam Grant/Released)

A French Eurocopter EC-735 Caracal flies during Exercise ANGEL THUNDER May 07, 2014 at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. ANGEL THUNDER 2014 is the largest and most realistic joint service, multinational, interagency combat search and rescue exercise designed to provide training for personnel recovery assets using a variety of scenarios to simulate deployment conditions and contingencies. Personnel recovery forces will train through the full spectrum of personnel recovery capabilities with ground recovery personnel, air assets, Special Forces teams and federal agents. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Adam Grant/Released)

A French Eurocopter EC-735 Caracal ascends with U.S. Army, French and Swedish Special Operations Personnel, while conducting Alternate Insertion Extraction  training during Exercise ANGEL THUNDER May 07, 2014 at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. ANGEL THUNDER 2014 is the largest and most realistic joint service, multinational, interagency combat search and rescue exercise designed to provide training for personnel recovery assets using a variety of scenarios to simulate deployment conditions and contingencies. Personnel recovery forces will train through the full spectrum of personnel recovery capabilities with ground recovery personnel, air assets, Special Forces teams and federal agents. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Adam Grant/Released)

A French Eurocopter EC-735 Caracal ascends with U.S. Army, French and Swedish Special Operations Personnel, while conducting Alternate Insertion Extraction training during Exercise ANGEL THUNDER May 07, 2014 at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. ANGEL THUNDER 2014 is the largest and most realistic joint service, multinational, interagency combat search and rescue exercise designed to provide training for personnel recovery assets using a variety of scenarios to simulate deployment conditions and contingencies. Personnel recovery forces will train through the full spectrum of personnel recovery capabilities with ground recovery personnel, air assets, Special Forces teams and federal agents. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Adam Grant/Released)

A French Eurocopter EC-735 Caracal hovers while personnel aboard prepare to fastrope down, and a HC-130J prepares to land during Exercise ANGEL THUNDER on May 07, 2014 at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. ANGEL THUNDER 2014 is the largest and most realistic joint service, multinational, interagency combat search and rescue exercise designed to provide training for personnel recovery assets using a variety of scenarios to simulate deployment conditions and contingencies. Personnel recovery forces will train through the full spectrum of personnel recovery capabilities with ground recovery personnel, air assets, Special Forces teams and federal agents. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Adam Grant/Released)

A French Eurocopter EC-735 Caracal hovers while personnel aboard prepare to fastrope down, and a HC-130J prepares to land during Exercise ANGEL THUNDER on May 07, 2014 at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. ANGEL THUNDER 2014 is the largest and most realistic joint service, multinational, interagency combat search and rescue exercise designed to provide training for personnel recovery assets using a variety of scenarios to simulate deployment conditions and contingencies. Personnel recovery forces will train through the full spectrum of personnel recovery capabilities with ground recovery personnel, air assets, Special Forces teams and federal agents. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Adam Grant/Released)

A French Eurocopter EC-735 Caracal hovers while personnel aboard fastrope down during Alternate Insertion Extraction  training during Exercise ANGEL THUNDER May 07, 2014 at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. ANGEL THUNDER 2014 is the largest and most realistic joint service, multinational, interagency combat search and rescue exercise designed to provide training for personnel recovery assets using a variety of scenarios to simulate deployment conditions and contingencies. Personnel recovery forces will train through the full spectrum of personnel recovery capabilities with ground recovery personnel, air assets, Special Forces teams and federal agents. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Adam Grant/Released)

A French Eurocopter EC-735 Caracal hovers while personnel aboard fastrope down during Alternate Insertion Extraction training during Exercise ANGEL THUNDER May 07, 2014 at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. ANGEL THUNDER 2014 is the largest and most realistic joint service, multinational, interagency combat search and rescue exercise designed to provide training for personnel recovery assets using a variety of scenarios to simulate deployment conditions and contingencies. Personnel recovery forces will train through the full spectrum of personnel recovery capabilities with ground recovery personnel, air assets, Special Forces teams and federal agents. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Adam Grant/Released)

A French Eurocopter EC-735 Caracal ascends with U.S. Army, French and Swedish Special Operations Personnel, while conducting Alternate Insertion Extraction  training during Exercise ANGEL THUNDER May 07, 2014 at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. ANGEL THUNDER 2014 is the largest and most realistic joint service, multinational, interagency combat search and rescue exercise designed to provide training for personnel recovery assets using a variety of scenarios to simulate deployment conditions and contingencies. Personnel recovery forces will train through the full spectrum of personnel recovery capabilities with ground recovery personnel, air assets, Special Forces teams and federal agents. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Adam Grant/Released)

A French Eurocopter EC-735 Caracal ascends with U.S. Army, French and Swedish Special Operations Personnel, while conducting Alternate Insertion Extraction training during Exercise ANGEL THUNDER May 07, 2014 at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. ANGEL THUNDER 2014 is the largest and most realistic joint service, multinational, interagency combat search and rescue exercise designed to provide training for personnel recovery assets using a variety of scenarios to simulate deployment conditions and contingencies. Personnel recovery forces will train through the full spectrum of personnel recovery capabilities with ground recovery personnel, air assets, Special Forces teams and federal agents. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Adam Grant/Released)

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