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Air Cav crew chiefs given chance to fly in Apache

An AH-64D Apache attack helicopter is directed off the airfield Feb. 11 by Spc. Douglas Davis, from Fountain City, Ind., an Apache crew chief for Company C, 1st Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, U.S. Division-Center. Apache crew chiefs were given the chance to fly in the front seat of the aircraft as part as incentive program for above average performance.



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This work, Air Cav crew chiefs given chance to fly in Apache [Image 4 of 6], by Alun Thomas, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:02.11.2010

Date Posted:02.13.2010 02:36

Photo ID:250803

VIRIN:100211-A-#####-020

Resolution:2100x1391

Size:476.65 KB

Location:CAMP TAJI, IQGlobe

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