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16 Air Assault Brigade is the British Army's airborne rapid reaction force, trained and equipped to deploy by parachute, helicopter and airlanding.
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On Exercise Vigorous Warrior, 16 Medical Regiment recently trained in Romania alongside 2,500 medics from 39 NATO partners, allies and civilian healthcare agencies. Watch on YouTube:
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16AirAssaultBrigade May 20
And 75 years later we stand ready to jump into action alongside our US partners 🇬🇧🇺🇸
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16AirAssaultBrigade May 19
Sunday Chaplain’s Corner: Reverend Mark Grant-Jones, 16 Air Assault Brigade Senior Chaplain, offers a
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16AirAssaultBrigade May 19
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16AirAssaultBrigade May 18
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16AirAssaultBrigade May 18
The old and bold. veterans presented medals to finishers of today's , entry fees for which raised money for , which supports serving and former paratroopers in need.
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16AirAssaultBrigade May 18
Getting their feet wet. lets civilians test themselves against an fitness standard using the same route as Colchester-based soldiers do in their training.
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16AirAssaultBrigade May 18
Standby, go! Set off by an 105mm Light Gun tabbers set off on in
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Royal Air Force May 17
This week, carried out their final practice jump from the Dakota prior to the jump in Normandy for this June.
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16AirAssaultBrigade May 17
Join us on Abbey Field tomorrow morning for , with due to jump in at 10.40am before the tabbers and runners set off at 11am !
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16AirAssaultBrigade May 17
These are the fortunate paratroopers who jumped from Dakota this week to be ready for commemorative jumps in June.
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Major Andrew Fox May 16
Exercise Green Triage provided lifesaving team medic training to 3 PARA soldiers. The exercise concluded with a little help from our light blue friends. Thanks for the ride, .
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16AirAssaultBrigade May 16
From Albania🇦🇱 to Zambia🇿🇲, the military attaches of some 50 nations came to Merville Barracks for a Defence Engagement visit to understand the capabilities and equipment of the Brigade as 's airborne rapid reaction force
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16AirAssaultBrigade May 15
Follow the Sapper... to the buffet!
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16AirAssaultBrigade May 14
Replying to @Airbornegunners
Strong effort👊
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British Army May 14
Last month, members of 2nd Battalion, The Parachute Regiment deployed to Belize on Exercise Mayan Warrior. In this video they show what operating in the hot humid environment of the Jungle is like. More information can be found at
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British Army May 13
Mental fitness is as important as physical fitness. As part of ongoing support, Mental Resilience Training is being rolled out across the Army, giving personnel tools and skills to manage challenging situations
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16AirAssaultBrigade May 13
The parachute jump by D-Day veterans Harry Read and Jock Hutton will be a powerful demonstration of the paratrooper spirit
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16AirAssaultBrigade May 13
"We’re about bringing the right skills, equipment and knowledge to where the patient is." The first deployment of Ground Medical Emergency Resuscitation Team with blood💉 and antivenom🐍 enabled A Coy 2 PARA to train deeper in the on Ex MAYAN WARRIOR
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Brigadier John Clark May 11
Great first visit as Brigade Commander to . Biggest and best recruited Infantry Reserve Battalion in the . No surprise. Awesome soldiers.
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