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You think paratroopers are scary to enemies of freedom? Try para-Hummers.

This video featuring members of the 509th Parachute Infantry Regiment and four of the armored Hummer’s being dropped by parachute into combat from a C-17 Globemaster III.

The 509th is the first paratrooper unit of the United States Army to make a combat jump during World War II. The unit also boasts the first American paratrooper to be awarded the Medal of Honor – Paul Huff for actions taken on 29 February 1944 in Anzio, Italy.

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And here’s the view from the front of a Hummer on it’s first solo jump:

And what it looks like when everything goes wrong: