Images: CH-53D crewmen earn combat aircrew wings [Image 3 of 4]
Photo by Sgt. Deanne Hurla
Brig. Gen. Andrew W. O'Donnell Jr., the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (Forward) commanding general, places a new patch with the combat aircrew wings on Gunnery Sgt. John Delgado, an aerial observer with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 362, 3rd MAW (Fwd), at the flightline aboard Camp Bastion, Afghanistan, Dec. 6. Delgado and four other HMH-362 Marines received their combat aircrew wings for flight time during a deployment. It is a prestigious distinguishing device as it is symbolic of Marine aviation's deep bond and commitment to supporting the infantry and coalition forces in Afghanistan.
Date Posted:12.11.2010 00:33
Location:CAMP BASTION, AF