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Practice makes perfect: Muscle memory makes for greater results

Pilots with 3rd Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, 159th Combat Aviation Brigade, fire missiles from an AH-64D Apache helicopter during an aerial gunnery range Wednesday at Fort Campbell, Ky. The crews conduct qualification tables with their aerial weapons in both day and night conditions to sustain their levels of aviator gunnery proficiency.



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This work, Practice makes perfect: Muscle memory makes for greater results [Image 2 of 3], by Jennifer Andersson, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:10.03.2012

Date Posted:10.03.2012 18:08

Photo ID:675679

VIRIN:121003-A-ZT847-296

Resolution:1452x2160

Size:248.78 KB

Location:FORT CAMPBELL, KY, USGlobe

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