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Echo fast-ropes in Kosovo: Photo Essay

10 Oct 2002 | 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit

Marines from 2nd platoon, Echo Company, Battalion Landing Team 2nd Bn, 2nd Marines, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (Special Operations Capable) recently participated in fast-rope training with a CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter. Marines rotated squads as the helicopter hovered above the camp.During the training, the Marines strengthened their skills, becoming more proficient at fast-roping.