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Air Cav departs for al-Asad

Six UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters from 3rd Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, depart the flightline, here, Dec. 3, on their way to al-Asad, where 3-227th will become a detachment conducting aviation operations.



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This work, Air Cav departs for al-Asad [Image 3 of 3], by 1LT Alun Thomas, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:12.03.2009

Date Posted:12.04.2009 07:01

Photo ID:228754

VIRIN:091203-A-#####-129

Resolution:1800x1192

Size:268.03 KB

Location:CAMP TAJI, IQGlobe

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