Images: TF Thunder and ANCOP conduct a training air assault mission [Image 3 of 6]
Photo by Sgt. Shanika Futrell
Members of the 2nd Afghan National Civil Order Police disembark an MI-17 helicopter (bottom) from the Afghan Air Force’s Kandahar Air Wing as part of a training air assault on Texas Hilo Range here Sept. 18, while the Task Force Thunder Kandahar Pathfinder Detachment disembarks a UH-60 Black Hawk. This training mission marks the first time two Afghan forces have worked together to increase their ground and air coordination in the interest of joint operations.