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Soldiers of the 3rd Battalion (3 PARA), like the 1st and 2nd, are a highly disciplined and professionally competent force, deployable by helicopter, aeroplane or parachute. Attaining this professional standard requires motivated soldiers whose qualities are above the norm.

Infantry Air Assault

Air assault is a shock tactic used to surprise the enemy, a quick method of entry into the battlefield.

It’s known as rapid reaction – get in quick, get the job done and get out.

Air Assault video transcript (62.64kb)

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