Soldiers from XVIII Airborne Corps and 82nd Airborne Division reunite with their loved ones after serving a year-long deployment to Iraq during a ceremony at Pope Army Airfield Dec. 22, 201!.
News
Families Say Goodbye As 82nd Airborne Joins Fight Against ISIS
A total of about 1700 members of the 2nd Brigade Combat Team will deploy in the coming weeks.
U.S. Army paratroopers from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, load onto an U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III transport aircraft from the 437th Airlift Wing, Joint Base Charleston, S.C., on Green Ramp, Pope Army Airfield, N.C., Jan. 27, 2015.
News
82nd Airborne Sending 1,700 Troops To Iraq
The troops will act as advisers to Iraqi forces in the fight against the Islamic State.
Paratroopers engage insurgents in southern Ghazni province
History
These 5 Photos Capture The Chaos Of Afghanistan’s Fighting Season
Here are five photos that perfectly capture the chaos of the fighting season in Ghazni province, Afghanistan.
Maj. Gen. Richard Clarke, 82nd Airborne Division commanding general, expresses the significance of remembering fallen Paratroopers who lost their lives while conducting combat training during a memorial ceremony at the 82nd Abn. Div. War Memorial Museum on Fort Bragg, N.C., May 25.
News
Fort Bragg Reservists Adopt ‘AA’ Patch Of The 82nd Airborne Division
The 824th Quartermaster Company will now wear the same patch as the famed Sgt. Alvin York and the men who tried to seize the “Bridge Too Far.”
A U.S. Army paratrooper momentarily comes out of the proper body position as he exits a Black Hawk helicopter during a training jump over Fort Bragg's Sicily Drop Zone in late 2010.
Humor
12 Reasons Why Paratroopers Do It Better
Here's why paratroopers are still total badasses 74 years after the formation of the first American airborne unit.