Despite efforts of medical team, Dmytro Dashkovych passed away in Mechnikov Hospital, Dnipro on Aug 12. Wounded in the head at Shyrokyne, Donetsk Obl Aug 9. Born in Myropil, Zhytomyr Obl Mar 26, 1983. Served as sergeant in 95th Air Assault Brigade'>Separate Air Assault Brigade. #WarinUkraine
Great job by the 95th Air Assault Brigade with their battalion field training exercises in #Ukraine ! The ability to quickly bring additional combat power to the battlefield makes sure that @NATO Allied & partner forces can respond to any threat.
Approximately 280 paratroopers, including 130 troops from 16 Air Assault Brigade, carried out a commemorative parachute jump onto fields near Sannerville, Normandy. The same fields served as Drop Zone 'K' for the 8th Parachute Battalion in the early hours of 6th June 1944 #DDay75
Paratrooper Vadym Zabava died in war zone on June 3. Born in Huliaypole, Zaporizhzhya Obl on Aug 11, 1972. Enlisted in 2015 & served as senior sergeant in 80th Air Assault Brigade'>Separate Air Assault Brigade. #WarinUkraine
Oleksandr Rybchynsky laid to rest in Khmelnytsky Cemetery on May 18. Died of second stroke in military hospital on May 16. Suffered first stroke in heavy enemy shelling at Vodyane, Donetsk Obl in 2015. From Khmelnytsky. Served in 81st Air Assault Brigade'>Separate Air Assault Brigade. #WarinUkraine
51y.o. Volodymyr Koval killed in heavy shelling and gunfire near Pavlopil, Donetsk Oblast on May 8. Born in 1967 in Khmelnytsky. Enlisted in 2015 and served as commander in the 79th Air Assault Brigade'>Separate Air Assault Brigade. #WarinUkraine
Vasyl Dzus killed in enemy mortar shelling at Vodyane, Donetsk Obl on May 16. Born in Ivano-Frankivsk on Sept 25, 1974. Enlisted in 2018, first serving as ensign with 114th Tactical Aviation Brigade “Zakhid” & then with 79th Air Assault Brigade. #WarinUkraine
Soldiers of Pathfinders and Groupement des Commandos Parachutiste (GCP), the advance forces of 16 Air Assault Brigade and 11e Brigade Parachutiste train together on Exercise Falcon Amarante in France.
British troops of 16 Air Assault Brigade and US troops of 173rd Airborne Brigade parachuting from a Chinook helicopter during training in Germany. The jumps are in preparation for Exercise Sabre Strike - when British and US airborne forces train together in Latvia next month.