Air Assault in Germany

Marlow, W. Wayne
November 2005
Soldiers;Nov2005, Vol. 60 Issue 11, p28
The article presents information on the U.S. Army air-assault course taught at Camp Robertson in Germany. Soldiers inside the camp undertook several challenges including rappelling, helicopter sling-load operations and lots of written tests, the latter of which took some of soldiers by surprise.


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