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Water Rescue Helo Exercise

21 December 2016
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US Army Golden Knight parachutes to a water landing as part of a West Point water rescue exercise—US Army photo

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A closer view of splashdown as a US Army Golden Knight parachutes to a water landing as part of a West Point water rescue exercise—US Army photo

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US Army Lakota approaches during the water rescue exercise (note how the crew chief stands outside the helicopter to work the winch and observe for the pilot)—US Army photo

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Lakota crew raising the simulated downed pilot from the lake—US Army photo

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Lakota crew raising a simulated injured downed pilot with a swimmer assist from the lake—US Army photo

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Lakota carries the rescuers and the rescued away from the exercise—US Army photo

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