This should save many a Para-troop from the agony of bad knees and backs. Wonder how it performs under a combat load though...and not a state side combat load out but one of those actual go to war loads that has guys struggling to put on packs type of load.
UPDATE: Meanwhile...US Army Special Forces is still jumping the old chutes! I don't get it!
|U.S. Soldiers with the 7th Special Forces Group descend after exiting a C-23 Sherpa aircraft at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., Jan. 24, 2013. (DoD photo by Spc. Steven Young, U.S. Army/Released)|