Members of the 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment from Joint Task Force-Bravo and Special Operations Command South conduct Fast Rope Insertion and Extraction System training from a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter with Salvadorian military May 24 in El Salvador. JTF-Bravo and other U.S. Military elements, under the auspices of U.S. Southern Command, routinely conduct combined training and exercises with Partner Nation security forces in multiple Central American nations, improving the safety and security in the CENTAM region and southern approaches to the United States. According USSOUTHCOM officials, Salvadorian forces exemplify the command’s security cooperation objectives to enhance the capability of partners to operate successfully in contingency, peacekeeping, humanitarian, disaster and stability operations. (Courtesy Photo)


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