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103rd Rescue Squadron Trains with New NASA Rescue Systems

Pararescuemen and Combat Rescue Officers from the 103rd Rescue Squadron load onto their boat after being dropped from the back of a C-17 Globemaster during a joint training exercise with Human Space Flight Support (45th Operations Group, Detachment 3) at Marine Core Base Hawaii, March 5, 2017.During this training, a rigid inflatible boat (known as a "Hard Duck") was dropped from a C-17 along with several jumpers and an inflatable device known as the "Front Porch".This device is intended to be mated to the Orion spacecraft, and can be used to support astronauts who have made a water landing in the Orion spacecraft following a flight. (U.S. Air National Guard Photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher S. Muncy)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Christopher S. Muncy
VIRIN: 170305-Z-SV144-761.JPG
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