U.S. Forces Command CSM Michael Grinston on inadequate training.
C-17s Deploy Countermeasure Flares
C-17 Globemaster III from JBER, McChord, Travis, and Hickam trained at night near Anchorage as part of Large Package Week, formerly known as Jump Week. Each aircraft deployed countermeasure flares, dropped heavy equipment as well as 600 USARAK soldiers at the Malamute Drop Zone. Video by Airman 1st Class Carly Kavish.