Jumping out: just another day for HRST students
Feb. 14, 2008; Submitted on: 02/21/2008 04:49:33 PM ; Story ID#: 2008221164933
By Lance Cpl. Melissa Tugwell, MCAS Miramar

MARINE CORPS AIR STATION MIRAMAR, Calif. - A Marine waits, attached to a rope, for the CH-46E Sea Knight of Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 163, Marine Aircraft Group 11 (reinforced) 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, to lift up during a spy-rigging exercise Feb. 14. During the spy-rigging exercise, the helicopter lifted five Marines of the helicopter rope suspension training master course hundreds of feet in the air for Marines to receive their master qualifications.