Pararescue jumpers

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This title introduces readers to Pararescue Jumpers. Engaging text explores the Pararescue Jumpers's history, key missions, role in the US military, major accomplishments, required training, weapons, gear, technology, and other fascinating information. Qualifications needed to become a Pararescue Jumper, training such as the Pararescue Physical Ability and Stamina Test and the Pipeline, the life of a Pararescue Jumper, and cutting-edge technology and weapons are covered. Sidebars, infographics, action photos, maps, and a glossary enhance readers' understanding of this topic. Additional features include a table of contents, an index, a timeline and extreme facts. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

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Grouping Title pararescue jumpers
Grouping Author slater lee
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-04-22 22:54:36PM
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series Special ops
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subject_facet Rescue work, Special forces (Military science), United States. -- Air Force -- Parachute troops, United States. -- Air Force -- Search and rescue operations
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title_full Pararescue Jumpers, Pararescue jumpers / Lee Slater
title_short Pararescue jumpers
topic_facet History, Parachute troops, Rescue work, Search and rescue operations, Special forces (Military science), Young Adult Nonfiction