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Soldiers assigned to U.S. Army Alaska conduct an airborne


Soldiers assigned to U.S. Army Alaska conduct an airborne



Soldiers assigned to U.S. Army Alaska conduct an airborne operation with USARAK Commanding General Army Maj. Gen. Bryan Owens from CH-47 Chinook helicopters over Malemute drop zone on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Sept. 10, 2015. USARAK is a central component to the Army’s rebalance to the Pacific, providing two fully mission-ready Brigade Combat Teams ready to position unit elements anywhere across the Pac-Rim within 18 hours notice, and is uniquely positioned within nine-hours flight time from 90 percent of the world’s most highly-populated regions. (U.S. Air Force photo/Justin Connaher)





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