86th LRS Airmen rig it to win

by Airman 1st Class Joshua D. Magbanua,
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Tech. Sgt. Ryan Price, 86th Logistics Readiness Squadron air delivery supervisor, pulls chords to tighten an airdrop bundle Aug. 29 on Otopeni Air Base, Romania. Aerial delivery Airmen, commonly known as riggers, are responsible for securing bundles and correctly rigging parachutes in order to ensure proper opening of the former.

Tech. Sgt. Ryan Price, 86th Logistics Readiness Squadron air delivery supervisor, shows the dirt on his hands after a full day of building airdrop bundles Aug. 29 on Otopeni Air Base, Romania. Aerial delivery Airmen, along with hundreds of other Airmen from Ramstein arrived in Romania to conduct a bilateral training exercise with the Romanian military.

Airmen from the 86th Logistics Readiness Squadron at Ramstein set up airdrop bundles for a bilateral training exercise at Otopeni Air Base, Romania, Aug. 29. More than 100 Airmen from Ramstein arrived in Romania to participate in Carpathian Fall 2017 with the Romanian military.

Tech. Sgt. Ryan Price, 86th Logistics Readiness Squadron air delivery supervisor, trims strings on an airdrop bundle Aug. 29 at Otopeni Air Base, Romania. Aerial delivery specialists from Ramstein assisted with airdrops during a bilateral training exercise in Romania.

Airdrop bundles constructed by U.S. Airmen await loading during a bilateral training exercise Aug. 29 on Otopeni Air Base, Romania. Aerial delivery Airmen from the 86th Logistics Readiness Squadron at Ramstein arrived in Romania to build bundles for Carpathian Fall 2017.