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Narashino Jump 2024

Japan Ground Self-Defense Force paratroopers assigned to the 1st Airborne Brigade calls for boarding onto a U.S. Air Force C-130J Super Hercules assigned to the 36th Airlift Squadron for an airborne operation at Yokota Air Base, Japan, April 17, 2024. Eighty-seven JGSDF paratroopers assigned to the 1st ABn performed airdrop training from two USAF C-130J Super Hercules. The goal of the event is to improve interoperability between the USAF and JGSDF through information exchanges to deepen mutual understanding of each unit, and to further cement the U.S. and Japanese alliance. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Samantha White)

PHOTO BY: Airman 1st Class Samantha White
VIRIN: 240417-F-JB191-1004.JPG
FULL SIZE: 1.05 MB
Additional Details

CAMERA

NIKON D850

LENS

70.0-200.0 mm f/2.8

APERTURE

4

SHUTTERSPEED

1/1600

ISO

100

IMAGE IS PUBLIC DOMAIN

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