An Israeli partrooper. (Abir Sultan/FLASH90)


These courageous young Israeli soldiers express the unparalleled rush they experienced the first time they parachuted with their units.

The IDF has earned a reputation as one of the world’s most elite fighting forces, and its paratroopers are one of the top units within the Israeli military.

But what is it really like to strap on that parachute and dive out of a moving airplane, thousands of feet above the Holy Land?

Listen as these young warriors describe the sensations involved in this one-of-a-kind experience.