Images: 'Vengeance' takes flight, lifts off for first deployment [Image 6 of 9]
Lt. Col. Stephen Lightfoot, the Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 469 commanding officer and Perry, Okla., native, addresses the Marines and sailors of HMLA-469 and HMLA-369 after a midnight transfer of authority ceremony aboard Camp Bastion, Afghanistan, May 15. HMLA-469 "Vengeance" began its first deployment and combat operations shortly after the very early morning event.
Date Posted:05.20.2012 06:23
Location:CAMP BASTION, AF