US Navy Seals
·My favorite elite special forces unit. The only easy day was yesterday. The Quiet Professionals.
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Ford Island, Hawaii (Mar. 12, 2003) -- Navy SEALs (SEa, Air, Land) and U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Gregory L. Trebon (in Black), Commander, Special Operations Command Pacific, conduct a free-fall parachute training jump from a U.S. Army UH-60L Black Hawk helicopter from over ten thousand feet. U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 1st Class Keith W. DeVinney.
US Navy SEAL parachutists jump from the rear ramp of a USAF C-17 GLobemaster transport plane. SEALs train in a range of parachute insertion techniques including High Altitude Low Opening (HALO), High Altitude High Opening (HAHO), freefall and static line. SEALs also train in techniques for parachuting into bodies of water.