A U.S. Air Force Special Tactics Airman died Feb. 21 during free fall proficiency training in Eloy, Ariz. The cause of the accident is under investigation.
Master Sgt. Josh Gavulic, 34, was a tactical air control party member assigned to the 17th Air Support Operations Squadron at Fort Benning, Ga. The squadron is part of the 720 Special Tactics Group and 24th Special Operations Wing both located at Hurlburt Field. A public affairs spokesman said Gavulic would have trained at Hurlburt Field prior to his assignment at Fort Benning.
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