Fast Rope with Aeronautica Spec Ops
AMMAN, Jordan (May 7, 2017) Italian Airmen assigned to the 17th Special Operations Wing, secure a helicopter-landing pad, during an interoperability fast rope suspension exercise, at the King Abdullah II Special Operations Training Center, as part of Exercise Eager Lion. Eager Lion is an annual U.S. Central Command exercise in Jordan designed to strengthen military-to-military relationships between the U.S., Jordan and other international partners. This year's iteration is comprised of about 7,200 military personnel from more than 20 nations that will respond to scenarios involving border security, command and control, cyber defense and battlespace management. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Matthew Cole/Released) 170507-N-ER662-893