Flying Jennies provide airlift, airdrop during Voyager Shield
Tech. Sgt. Christopher Townsley, 815th Airlift Squadron loadmaster, directs Humvee driver Army Spc Tyler Rempert, 46th Engineering Battalion, Forward Support Company, into a C-130J Super Hercules during Voyager Shield, an exercise hosted by the 621st Air Mobility Advisory Group at the Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk, La., May 25-27. This exercise provided the 815th AS required tactical training for the pilots and loadmasters, while they provided airlift and airdrop support. Pilots trained on communicating with landing and drop zone controllers, semi-prepared runway operations, and assault landings. Loadmaster specific training included rolling stock loading/unloading in both normal and engine running operations, patient loading with engines running and personnel drops. (U.S. Air Force photo by Jessica L. Kendziorek)

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