First flight: Army ROTC basic airborne training at Fort Benning
We jumped and fell, jumped and fell, until both of these actions were hardwired in our brains and became second nature. This is the Army way: repeat a training task until you’re proficient and sick of doing it.
Karl Ehlert is a member of the Johns Hopkins University Class of 2019. He is a civil engineering major and a member of Army ROTC who completed the United States Army Basic Airborne Course in Fort Benning, Georgia.