- For members of the US military, „Train like you fight“ isn’t just a saying — it’s the way they steel themselves to peform tough tasks under fire.
- Troops don’t get to choose when to fight, so they have to be prepared to operate at any time and in any location.
- Although nighttime operations and exercises are riskier, they are imperative for troops, especially those in special operations or who serve in combat zones.
- These photos show just a glimpse of the types of operations the US military trains for at night.
Fast roping over the deck of a moving warship is hard enough during the day—see what it looks like at night.
Paratroopers perform night-vision airdrops during multinational exercises.
Soldiers don’t get to choose when they’ll have to fight, so they train to be ready anytime.
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