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Mountaintop extraction

From near to far, Sgt. Walter Miles, 2nd Lt. Nick Wahlquist, and Pfc. Kyle O'Brien, from Battery A, 1st Battalion, 6th Artillery Regiment, attached to Task Force Demon, 1st Combat Aviation Brigade as an aerial reaction force, practice mountaintop helicopter landing zone security techniques with a UH-60 Black Hawk from Company C, 3rd Battalion, 1st Aviation Regiment Oct. 14, 2013. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Jameanthony Gray/released)



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This work, Mountaintop extraction [Image 4 of 4], by CPT Andrew Cochran, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:10.14.2013

Date Posted:10.20.2013 01:48

Photo ID:1037278

VIRIN:131014-A-VT601-529

Resolution:4608x3456

Size:6.45 MB

Location:AF

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