Fast Roping Mississippi Army National Guard conducts readiness training

click Mississippi Army National Guard Soldiers conduct fast-rope training as part of Operation Emerald Warrior at the Combat Readiness Training Center, Gulfport, Miss., April 30, 2014. The multinational, joint force training exercise ensures the units are prepared for any state emergency or combat mission. Soldiers are assigned to 1st Battalion, 185th Aviation Regiment, and 2nd Battalion, 20th Special Forces Group. National Guard photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Shane Hamann