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Aviators train for wildfires

CH-47 pilots of the 2nd General Support Aviation Battalion, 4th Aviation Regiment, 4th Combat Aviation Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, fill the Bambi Bucket with water on Fort Carson, Colo., April 4, 2013. The pilots took water from one lake and dropped it into another to simulate putting out a wild fire without wasting any of the lake water. (Photo by Sgt. Jonathan C. Thibault, 4th Combat Aviation Brigade Public Affairs Office, 4th Infantry Division/Released)



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This work, Aviators train for wildfires [Image 4 of 13], by SGT Jonathan Thibault, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:04.04.2013

Date Posted:04.22.2013 11:52

Photo ID:912258

VIRIN:130404-A-RI441-626

Resolution:4288x2316

Size:9.87 MB

Location:FORT CARSON, CO, USGlobe

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