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Sling load operations ensure soldiers get what they need

A civilian-owned Mil-8 helicopter lifts off after U.S. Army Sgt. Rachel Barrett, a combat medic with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 626th Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Brigade “Rakkasans,” 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), attached its cargo via sling load at Forward Operating Base Salerno, Afghanistan, Jan. 9, 2013. Sling load operations are used to get supplies and equipment to smaller, less accessible combat outposts. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Alex Kirk Amen, 115th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)



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This work, Sling load operations ensure soldiers get what they need [Image 3 of 4], by SPC Alex Amen, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:01.09.2013

Date Posted:01.23.2013 03:08

Photo ID:818460

VIRIN:130108-A-NS855-115

Resolution:3000x2100

Size:797.31 KB

Location:KHOWST PROVINCE, AFGlobe

Hometown:FORT CAMPBELL, KY, US

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