The Pathfinders are deployed in advance of their comrades in order to mark drop zones, thus increasing the accuracy and precision of deployments. After the main body of the Airborne forces are deployed, the Pathfinders join the regular Airborne infantry in combat.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Halo: Reach - Description: MJOLNIR/AA, FC-I variant: "FC-I Command network module-Improved; external hardned uplink. A favorite of Pathfinder units."
- ↑ Wikipedia: Pathfinder
- ↑ Halo 5: Guardians - Description: Torchbearer