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Special Tactics Airmen attend Precision Jumpmaster Course

Pararescuemen and combat controllers from the Kentucky Air National Guard’s 123rd Special Tactics Squadron prepare for a jump from a 123rd Airlift Wing C-130 Hercules during the Precision Jumpmaster Course held at Camp Atterbury, Ind., May 13, 2020. The course is an upgrade training class for students who have attended formal jumpmaster training before. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Phil Speck)

Pararescuemen and combat controllers from the Kentucky Air National Guard’s 123rd Special Tactics Squadron prepare for a jump from a 123rd Airlift Wing C-130 Hercules during the Precision Jumpmaster Course held at Camp Atterbury, Ind., May 13, 2020. The course is an upgrade training class for students who have attended formal jumpmaster training before. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Phil Speck)

Pararescuemen and combat controllers from the Kentucky Air National Guard’s 123rd Special Tactics Squadron prepare for a jump from a 123rd Airlift Wing C-130 Hercules during the Precision Jumpmaster Course held at Camp Atterbury, Ind., May 13, 2020. The course is an upgrade training class for students who have attended formal jumpmaster training before. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Phil Speck)

Pararescuemen and combat controllers from the Kentucky Air National Guard’s 123rd Special Tactics Squadron prepare for a jump from a 123rd Airlift Wing C-130 Hercules during the Precision Jumpmaster Course held at Camp Atterbury, Ind., May 13, 2020. The course is an upgrade training class for students who have attended formal jumpmaster training before. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Phil Speck)

Pararescuemen and combat controllers from the Kentucky Air National Guard’s 123rd Special Tactics Squadron prepare for a jump from a 123rd Airlift Wing C-130 Hercules during the Precision Jumpmaster Course held at Camp Atterbury, Ind., May 13, 2020. The course is an upgrade training class for students who have attended formal jumpmaster training before. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Phil Speck)

Pararescuemen and combat controllers from the Kentucky Air National Guard’s 123rd Special Tactics Squadron prepare for a jump from a 123rd Airlift Wing C-130 Hercules during the Precision Jumpmaster Course held at Camp Atterbury, Ind., May 13, 2020. The course is an upgrade training class for students who have attended formal jumpmaster training before. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Phil Speck)

Pararescuemen and combat controllers from the Kentucky Air National Guard’s 123rd Special Tactics Squadron prepare for a jump from a 123rd Airlift Wing C-130 Hercules during the Precision Jumpmaster Course held at Camp Atterbury, Ind., May 13, 2020. The course is an upgrade training class for students who have attended formal jumpmaster training before. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Phil Speck)

Pararescuemen and combat controllers from the Kentucky Air National Guard’s 123rd Special Tactics Squadron prepare for a jump from a 123rd Airlift Wing C-130 Hercules during the Precision Jumpmaster Course held at Camp Atterbury, Ind., May 13, 2020. The course is an upgrade training class for students who have attended formal jumpmaster training before. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Phil Speck)

CAMP ATTERBURY, Ind. -- Pararescuemen and combat controllers from the Kentucky Air National Guard’s 123rd Special Tactics Squadron completed a Precision Jumpmaster Course here in May.

The course, designed as upgrade training for students who have already attended formal jumpmaster training, required the Airmen to execute jumps from a C-130 Hercules aircraft from the Kentucky Air Guard’s 123rd Airlift Wing, based in Louisville, Kentucky.