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AFRL Fast Rope Gloves
88th Air Base Wing/Public Affairs
November 16, 2016 | 2:14
Fast roping, or descending down a rope from a hovering aircraft, is a quick way for Warrior Airmen to hit the ground running on missions. But, if you've ever slid down a pole or rope, you know how much heat can be generated. The Air Force Research Laboratory has devised an innovative way to cool the heat!

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