43 AMOG supports back-to-back joint training exercises

Senior Airman Wesley Zech, a 43d Operations Support Squadron joint airdrop inspector, completes paperwork to clear heavy equipment for airdrop after an inspection at the Army’s Heavy Drop Rigging Facility here April 26. Zech worked with fellow 43d OSS inspectors to ensure more than 200 tons of cargo were ready for airdrop from Air Force C-17s and C-130s flying out of Pope Field during a large package joint training exercise April 26-30. The 43d OSS is part of the Air Force’s 43d Air Mobility Operations Group, which provides 24/7 operational and training mission support for visiting Air Mobility Command aircraft and crews, for the 82nd Airborne Division and other Army units here, and for joint special forces units at Fort Bragg. (U.S. Air Force photo/Marc Barnes)

Senior Airman Wesley Zech, a 43d Operations Support Squadron joint airdrop inspector, completes paperwork to clear heavy equipment for airdrop after an inspection at the Army’s Heavy Drop Rigging Facility here April 26. Zech worked with fellow 43d OSS inspectors to ensure more than 200 tons of cargo were ready for airdrop from Air Force C-17s and C-130s flying out of Pope Field during a large package joint training exercise April 26-30. The 43d OSS is part of the Air Force’s 43d Air Mobility Operations Group, which provides 24/7 operational and training mission support for visiting Air Mobility Command aircraft and crews, for the 82nd Airborne Division and other Army units here, and for joint special forces units at Fort Bragg. (U.S. Air Force photo/Marc Barnes)

An Airman in the 43d Air Mobility Squadron Aerial Port Flight here looks on as Soldiers from Fort Bragg's 82nd Airborne Division board a C-17 Globemaster III from the 62nd Airlift Wing at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, on Green Ramp here April 27. Pope Airmen provided vital ground support for visiting Air Force crews and Army conventional and special forces units during Large Package Week and Exercise Jade Helm here April 27-May 5. (U.S. Air Force photo/Marc Barnes)

An Airman in the 43d Air Mobility Squadron Aerial Port Flight here looks on as Soldiers from Fort Bragg's 82nd Airborne Division board a C-17 Globemaster III from the 62nd Airlift Wing at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, on Green Ramp here April 27. Pope Airmen provided vital ground support for visiting Air Force crews and Army conventional and special forces units during Large Package Week and Exercise Jade Helm here April 27-May 5. (U.S. Air Force photo/Marc Barnes)

Staff Sgt. Casey Jackson, a 43d Operations Support Squadron joint airdrop inspector, inspects straps on a Container Delivery System -- or CDS -- while conducting an inspection of cargo at the Army’s Heavy Drop Rigging Facility here April 26. Jackson worked with fellow 43d OSS inspectors to ensure more than 200 tons of cargo were ready for airdrop from Air Force C-17s and C-130s flying out of Pope Field during a large package joint training exercise April 26-30. The 43d OSS is part of the Air Force’s 43d Air Mobility Operations Group, which provides 24/7 operational and training mission support for visiting Air Mobility Command aircraft and crews, for the 82nd Airborne Division and other Army units here, and for joint special forces units at Fort Bragg. (U.S. Air Force photo/Marc Barnes)

Staff Sgt. Casey Jackson, a 43d Operations Support Squadron joint airdrop inspector, inspects straps on a Container Delivery System -- or CDS -- while conducting an inspection of cargo at the Army’s Heavy Drop Rigging Facility here April 26. Jackson worked with fellow 43d OSS inspectors to ensure more than 200 tons of cargo were ready for airdrop from Air Force C-17s and C-130s flying out of Pope Field during a large package joint training exercise April 26-30. The 43d OSS is part of the Air Force’s 43d Air Mobility Operations Group, which provides 24/7 operational and training mission support for visiting Air Mobility Command aircraft and crews, for the 82nd Airborne Division and other Army units here, and for joint special forces units at Fort Bragg. (U.S. Air Force photo/Marc Barnes)

Airmen from Pope Field and Joint Base Lewis-McChord prepare to launch three C-17 Globemaster IIIs from Green Ramp here during a Large Package Week joint airdrop exercise April 27. Airmen here supported visiting aircrews from the 62nd Airlift Wing at McChord, as well as C-130 Hercules crews from Dyess Air Force Base, Texas and Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas during back-to-back exercises here April 27-May 5. (U.S. Air Force photo/Marc Barnes)

Airmen from Pope Field and Joint Base Lewis-McChord prepare to launch three C-17 Globemaster IIIs from Green Ramp here during a Large Package Week joint airdrop exercise April 27. Airmen here supported visiting aircrews from the 62nd Airlift Wing at McChord, as well as C-130 Hercules crews from Dyess Air Force Base, Texas and Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas during back-to-back exercises here April 27-May 5. (U.S. Air Force photo/Marc Barnes)

Staff Sgt. Matthew Van Compernolle and Senior Airman Wesley Zech, joint airdrop inspectors in the 43d Operations Support Squadron at Pope Army Airfield, complete paperwork to clear heavy equipment for airdrop after an inspection at the Army's Heavy Drop Rigging Facility here April 26. Van Compernolle and Zech worked with fellow 43d OSS inspectors to ensure more than 200 tons of cargo were ready for airdrop during Large Package Week and Exercise Jade Helm. (U.S. Air Force photo/Marc Barnes)

Staff Sgt. Matthew Van Compernolle and Senior Airman Wesley Zech, joint airdrop inspectors in the 43d Operations Support Squadron at Pope Army Airfield, complete paperwork to clear heavy equipment for airdrop after an inspection at the Army's Heavy Drop Rigging Facility here April 26. Van Compernolle and Zech worked with fellow 43d OSS inspectors to ensure more than 200 tons of cargo were ready for airdrop during Large Package Week and Exercise Jade Helm. (U.S. Air Force photo/Marc Barnes)