IN PHOTOS: Air Force training at Fort Polk - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

IN PHOTOS: Air Force training at Fort Polk

A Canadian Royal Air Force C-17 Globemaster II passes over the ‘Strike’ Drop Zone at Fort Polk on Aug. 17. The aircraft was conducting a joint airdrop training mission with the Royal New Zealand Air Force and U.S. airmen. (Tech Sgt. Parker) A Canadian Royal Air Force C-17 Globemaster II passes over the ‘Strike’ Drop Zone at Fort Polk on Aug. 17. The aircraft was conducting a joint airdrop training mission with the Royal New Zealand Air Force and U.S. airmen. (Tech Sgt. Parker)
A bundle attached to a high-speed parachute bounces after impacting the ‘Strike’ Drop Zone at Fort Polk on Aug. 17. The package was delivered by a Canadian Royal Air Force C-130J Hercules. (Tech. Sgt. Parker Gyokeres) A bundle attached to a high-speed parachute bounces after impacting the ‘Strike’ Drop Zone at Fort Polk on Aug. 17. The package was delivered by a Canadian Royal Air Force C-130J Hercules. (Tech. Sgt. Parker Gyokeres)
U.S. Air Force combat controllers from Fort Bragg, N.C. conduct air traffic control operations at Fort Polk during a Joint Readiness Training Center rotation on Aug. 20. (Tech. Sgt. Parker Gyokeres) U.S. Air Force combat controllers from Fort Bragg, N.C. conduct air traffic control operations at Fort Polk during a Joint Readiness Training Center rotation on Aug. 20. (Tech. Sgt. Parker Gyokeres)
U.S. Air Force Airmen assigned to the 621st Contingency Response Wing, Travis Air Force Base, Calif., shelter from the dust of a departing AH-64 Apache attack helicopter at Fort Polk on Aug. 24. (Tech. Sgt. Parker Gyokeres) U.S. Air Force Airmen assigned to the 621st Contingency Response Wing, Travis Air Force Base, Calif., shelter from the dust of a departing AH-64 Apache attack helicopter at Fort Polk on Aug. 24. (Tech. Sgt. Parker Gyokeres)
FORT POLK, LA (KPLC) -

U.S. Airmen trained at Fort Polk recently during a large rotation in August.

Attached are photos of the training, which combined air and ground forces, as well as various types of aircraft.

Learn more HERE.

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