Gold Team visits Miami Dade High School

Gold Team takes a moment to pose for a picture with the ROTC students of Miami Dade High School.On February 25 Gold Team took time away from normal training at Homestead Florida to conduct a classroom visit with Miami Dade High School’s JROTC class. Most of the students were between junior and senior year of High School.  All were very interested in becoming an Airborne Paratrooper by the conclusion of the days topic. (more…)

XVI Weeks

 

Gold Team finnished another training week with over one hundred freefall training jumps per team member. The “New Guys” are performing well above the level they started at seven weeks ago. Gold Team Leader SFC Berentis,  expressed how excited he is to see the new Gold Team members perform at a live demonstration. (more…)

UFO’s over Homestead, Florida?

Early morning Two-Stack

UFO’s over Homestead, Florida? No, its the US Army Parachute Team! Each year during winter training, the Golden Knights conduct one round of night jump operations to maintain currency and proficiency. Each demonstration team will make three to five jumps, beginning with a stack out at 4000 feet, then a canopy relative work pass,then working their way up to a mass formation at 13,500 feet. (more…)

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