Latest "pararescueman" stories
The pararescuemen put their own lives on the line time and again to save their Afghan partners during the 2019 battles.
AFSOC suspended those operations last December as it investigated the deaths of pararescueman Tech. Sgt. Peter Kraines and combat controller Staff Sgt. Cole Condiff.
Nine enlisted women have so far attempted to become special warfare airmen, but none have so far succeeded. Most have tried to become TACPs.
Twenty special tactics airmen are marching from Texas to Florida to pay tribute to Staff Sgt. Dylan J. Elchin, a special tactics combat controller who was killed in eastern Afghanistan Nov. 27.
By Kyle Rempfer