Video by Staff Sgt. Rachel Pye
4th Combat Camera Squadron
Women from the 437th Airlift Wing and the 315th Airlift Wing located at Joint Base Charleston, SC, in conjunction with women from the Army 82nd Airborne Division located at Pope Army Airfield, NC, celebrated Women’s History Month with an all-female flight and airdrop, March 17, 2021.
(U.S. Air Force video by Staff Sgt. Rachel Pye)
Women assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division, Pope Army Airfield, N.C., and 437th Airlift Wing, Joint Base Charleston, S.C., participated in an all-female flight in commemoration of Women’s History Month, March 17, 2021. The flight included 80 female paratroopers who boarded two C-17s with all-female crews to perform a jump. Due to weather constraints, the paratroopers were unable to complete their jump.
Jump Honors Women’s History In Army 2021
Paratrooper from the 82nd Airborne Division prepare to for their jump into Sicily drop zone from a C-17 aircraft April 13, 2021, at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. The Soldiers completed an all-female pass to pay homage to the rich history of women in the U.S. Army.
(U.S. Army photo by: Spc Emely Opio/Released)