Airborne 3 - - Airborne
Master Parachutist Badge
A star and wreath are added above the parachute canopy to indicate the degree of qualification. A star above the canopy surrounded by a laurel wreath indicates a Master Parachutist. The U.S. Army MASTER Parachutist will have participated in 65 jumps to include 25 jumps with combat equipment; four night jumps, one of which is as a jumpmaster of a stick; five mass tactical jumps which culminate in an airborne assault problem with a unit equivalent to a battalion or larger, a separate company/battery, or organic staff of a regiment size or larger; graduated from the Jumpmaster Course; and served in jump status with an airborne unit or other organization authorized parachutists for a total of at least 36 months.