Grand Bay paint and display parachutes as targets for aircrew aircrew gunnery and strafing training.
Marines Shoot Targets Made of Ice and Snow
U.S. Marines with 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, test the power of snow during Mountain Training Exercise (MTX) 2-20 at Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training Center, Bridgeport, Calif., Feb. 6, 2020. The Marines opened fire on blocks of Snowcrete, a mixture of snow and water frozen in a cardboard box, to test the effectiveness of its stopping power on a bullet. (U.S. Marine Corps video)