Supporting a Combat Balloon

03/15/2012
What is necessary to support a combat balloon in Afghanistan?  People often look at this picture and forget what it takes which is the focus of the slideshow. [caption id="attachment_35136" align="aligncenter" width="228" caption="U.S. Marines attached to Battalion Landing Team 3/8, Regimental Combat Team 8, launch the lofted communication balloon for…