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Yokota's first jump training of the New Year

C-130J Super Hercules in flight

An Air Force C-130J Super Hercules assigned to the 36th Airlift Squadron takes off during an Army and Air Force high altitude - low opening jump training exercise at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Jan. 8, 2021. HALO training not only allows Soldiers and Airmen to practice jumping but also allowed the Yokota aircrews to practice flight tactics and timed package drops. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

Airman and Soldier seated in C-130J Super Hercules

Airmen and Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) sit within the C-130J Super Hercules loading dock at Yokota Air Base, Japan, January 8th, 2021. These high altitude - low opening jumps were a joint operation between the Army and the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Tyrone Thomas)

Soldier securing his helmet

An Army Soldier assigned to 1st Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) secures his helmet in an Air Force C-130J Super Hercules at Yokota Air Base, Japan, January 8th, 2021. It is important for all equipment to be safe and secure before a jump exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Tyrone Thomas)

Airman and Soldiers jumping out of C-130J Super Hercules

Airmen and Soldiers assigned to 1st Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) jump from the back of an Air Force C-130J Super Hercules at Yokota Air Base, Japan, January 8th, 2021. These high altitude - low opening jumps maintain interoperability between branches. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Tyrone Thomas)

Airmen and Soldiers jump from C-130J Super Hercules

Airmen and Soldiers assigned to the 1st Battalion, 1st Special Force Group (Airborne) conduct high altitude - low opening jump from an Air Force C-130J Super Hercules assigned to the 36th Airlift Squadron during Army and Air Force HALO jump training exercise at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Jan. 8, 2021. HALO training not only allows Soldiers and Airmen to practice jumping but also allows the Yokota aircrews to practice flight tactics and timed package drops. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

Soldier parachuting below C-130J Super Hercules

An Army Soldier assigned to the 1st Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) parachutes from an Air Force C-130J Super Hercules assigned to the 36th Airlift Squadron during Army and Air Force high altitude - low opening jump training exercise at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Jan. 8, 2021. HALO training not only allows Soldiers and Airmen to practice jumping but it also allows the Yokota aircrews to practice flight tactics and timed package drops. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

Two soldiers parachuting

Army Soldiers assigned to the 1st Battalion, 1st Special Force Group (Airborne) parachute from an Air Force C-130J Super Hercules assigned to the 36th Airlift Squadron during an Army and Air Force high altitude - low opening jump training exercise at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Jan. 8, 2021. HALO training not only allowed Soldiers and Airmen to practice jumping, but it also allowed the Yokota aircrews to practice flight tactics and timed package drops. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

Yokota Air Base, Japan -- An Air Force C-130J Super Hercules assigned to the 36th Airlift Squadron takes off during an Army and Air Force high altitude - low opening jump training exercise at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Jan. 8, 2021. HALO training not only allows Soldiers and Airmen to practice jumping but also allowed the Yokota aircrews to practice flight tactics and timed package drops. (U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)