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Wounded Warrior tandem jumps at Skydive City

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The Wounded Warrior tandem jumps began early Saturday morning. The Wounded Warrior tandem jumps began early Saturday morning.
The Para-Commandos who took part call it a thrill to work with the Wounded Warriors. The Para-Commandos who took part call it a thrill to work with the Wounded Warriors.
ZEPHYRHILLS, FL (WFLA) - A group of Wounded Warriors were in Zephyrhills on Saturday on a special mission at Skydive City.

Members of the Para-Commandos took part in tandem parachute jumps with the military heroes at the Zephyrhills Municipal Airport.
 
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Sergeant First Class Kyle Margelofsky was among the group assisting the Wounded Warriors.

“This is my first time taking part and it’s an honor to do so,” Margelofsky. “Many of the warriors were used to jumping out of planes prior to being wounded so this provides them with the chance to get back inside a plane.”

Saturday’s tandem jumps began just after 9 a.m. and lasted well into the afternoon.

Margelofsky is stationed with SOCOM at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa.

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