Army Aviation Operating in Afghanistan

01/16/2014: This slideshow looks at key assets from 1st Air Cavalry Brigade of the 1st Cavalry Division, attached to Task Force Knighthawk, 10th Combat Aviation Brigade operating in Afghanistan. [slidepress gallery='army-aviation-afghanistan'] Credit:10th Combat Aviation Brigade:11/26/13 In the first photo, an AH-64 Apache helicopter makes its approach at Forward Operating Base…

It is Not All High Tech: Army Aviation Unit Prepares After Afghan Snow Storm

03/22/2013: One of the essential facts of life in Afghanistan, is not only is a long way away, but the weather is as tough as it gets.  In this slideshow, a US Army aviation unit prepares the field for operations after an Afghan snowstorm. Snow flies off the rotor blades…

Transit Operations for Afghanistan

11/12/2012: Cargo is being off loaded from a C-5B Galaxy and an AH-64 Apache helicopter is then being loaded unto the same aircraft in support of the 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade redeploying out of country. Credit:455thAir Expeditionary Wing:9/20/12  

It’s a ‘Winter Wonderland’ in Afghanistan

01/12/2012: It’s a 'Winter Wonderland’ in Afghanistan [slidepress gallery='winter-wonderland-in-afghanistan'] Credit: 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division Public Affairs:12/21/2011 In the first photo, a CH-47 Chinook helicopter of the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Calvary division rests on the flightline early in the morning after a snow storm the night…