Going up

PATRICK AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. - Chief Master Sgt. Lazaro Ibarra (left) helicopter flight engineer, 301st Rescue Squadron here, hoists Capt. Niul Manske, combat rescue officer, and Staff Sgt. Carl Jensen, both pararescumen from the 304th Rescue Squadron, Portland, Ore., from the Banana River into this HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter during water-rescue training near Patrick Air Force Base. the two-man hoists are a small part of the overall training for the PJs. The 304th RQS is a geographically separated unit of the 920th RQW. The Portland PJs normally specialize in snow-capped mountain rescues whereas here the mountain men are getting a dose of warm salty air. All of these men are Air Force Reservists with the 920th Rescue Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Leslie Kraushaar)

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