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British soldier dies on parachute training exercise in Germany

Off-duty MS Dhoni completes first parachute jump for Territori...

India's ODI skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who is undergoing a two-week initial training with the elite Para regiment, completed his first parachute jump on Wednesday from an Indian Air Force aircraft. Zee News, 1 month ago
Hindustan Times

From the cricket pitch to the skies: Dhoni is now a paratrooper

India ODI skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has justified his rank as the honorary lieutenant colonel in 106 Parachute Regiment of the Territorial Army (TA). On Friday night, Dhoni became a qualified paratrooper and will now wear the coveted Para ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago MS Dhoni is now a paratrooper!  MSN News US1 month ago Mashrafe to receive honourary police post  Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago

Riggers' Care Keeps Parachutes Aloft

Riggers of E Company, 1st Battalion (Airborne), 507th Parachute Infantry Regiment, work in the main packing facility packing parachutes for the Airborne and Ranger Training Batalion on Fort Benning. (U.S. Army photo by Noelle Wiehe) With each ...
 Military.com1 month ago
Business Insider UK

The difference between Navy SEALs and the 75th Ranger Regiment

Business Insider The Internet has no shortage of basement-dwellingcommandos beating at their keyboards like chimpanzees as they forcefully insist upon one incorrect factoid or another regardingSpecial Operations units. All SEALs are considered ...
 Business Insider UK2 weeks ago
Business Insider

Watch the first two female Army Rangers complete a grueling training regime

CBS Evening News via Youtube During a ceremony at Fort Benning in Georgia, Griest and Haver became the first women in history to wear the coveted Ranger Tab — a sign they've completed the US Army's notoriously body-punishing, sleep-depriving, ...
 Business Insider1 month ago These 2 badass female Army Rangers just made history -- here's the gruelling training they endured  Business Insider Australia1 month ago These are the first women to earn the prestigious Army Ranger tab  Business Insider Australia1 month ago 1st female Rangers pass same tests as men  CNN Money1 month ago

8 Myanmar raid personnel among 67 to get gallantry medals

Eight personnel of the 21 Para Regiment, which had undertaken a daring operation just inside Myanmar territory following the Manipur ambush, were among 67 for whom President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday approved Gallantry awards. Commandant Chandra Shekhar Joshi, commander of Coast Guard ship Rajratan, which was involved in an operation that led to sinking of a Pakistani boat earlier this year, was also among those who won a gallantry award. The operation had run into controversy after Coast ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Washington Post

Will the Army open its elite Ranger Regiment to women? A controversial decision awaits.

EGLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. Air National Guard C-130s roared over the lush, shaggy grass of the Elizabeth Drop Zone here last week, a near-steady hum overhead. Army Ranger students were a few hours into a mission known as Operation Pegasus, and ...
 Washington Post1 month ago Will Army open elite Rangers to women? Decision awaits  MSN News US1 month ago
Business Insider Malaysia

Here's how America's most secret, elite warrior units operate

Pfc. Nathaniel Newkirk/US Army Rangers assigned to 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, fire a 120mm mortar during a tactical training exercise on Camp Roberts, Calif., Jan. 30, 2014. Rangers constantly train to maintain the highest level of ...
 Business Insider Malaysia4 days ago
Australian Defence Magazine

Commandos parachute into Exercise NORTHERN SHIELD

A Company of Army Commandos has parachuted out of three Air Force C-130J Hercules aircraft and into waters off Exmouth, Western Australia, to fight and defeat a simulated enemy during the inaugural Exercise NORTHERN SHIELD. The Special Forces ...
 Australian Defence Magazine2 weeks ago Exercise Northern Shield 2015 begins in North Western Australia  Army Technology1 week ago
Defence Web

Night shoot to start Armour weekend

Bloemfontein is the place to be this weekend for those with an affinity for armour with 1 SA Tank Regiment's annual night shoot on Friday starting proceedings. The night shoot will see the Olifant Mk 1A and Olifant Mk 2 main battle tanks in action ...
 Defence Web1 month ago
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