Photo: Fire away

Photo: Fire Away
A round is sent airborne as paratroopers of Alpha Battery, 2nd Battalion, 377th Parachute Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division fire 105mm howitzers during a fire training exercise at the Malemute Drop Zone on Tuesday on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Anchorage. A scheduled heavy equipment airborne drop was canceled due to high-altitude winds, but the fire exercise took place as planned. Four howitzers were employed, lobbing rounds onto the Eagle River Flats range.

A round is sent airborne as paratroopers of Alpha Battery, 2nd Battalion, 377th Parachute Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division fire 105mm howitzers during a fire training exercise at the Malemute Drop Zone on Tuesday, Dec. 3, on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Anchorage. A scheduled heavy equipment airborne drop was canceled due to high-altitude winds, but the fire exercise took place as planned. Four howitzers were employed, lobbing rounds onto the Eagle River Flats range.

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