The Female Battalion

How to jump from a helicopter and make it to a wedding on time – Female Battalion Ep.25

You have a mandatory parachute jump and one of your best friends’ wedding on the same day. So, what do you do? Both, of course, if you’re a member of Russia’s female battalion. However, bad weather delays the free-fall helicopter jump and heavy traffic slows the cadets’ return to the academy. Back at the barracks, the girls change from paratroopers to bridesmaids in just a matter of minutes and then sprint to the wedding in high heels. But will they make it in time for the ceremony?

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