Just another day in the life for paratroopers? Evening jump gone wrong.

On October 2nd, a C-130 carrying 87 soldiers during an Arctic Anvil evening exercise missed the intended drop zone at Camp Shelby, Mississippi.  This caused a majority of the paratroopers to land in the surrounding trees and 22 of them to sustain minor injuries.  Arctic Anvil is the largest exercise held at Shelby in almost …

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