Video: Aerial Footage From Inside a Chinook Fighting Black Forest Fire
Video by Sgt. Jonathan Thibault
A CH-47D Chinook Helicopter from 2-4 General Support Aviation Battalion, 4th Combat Aviation Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, drops water on a fire burning north of Colorado Springs, Colo., in the Black Forest Area. The unit is assisting in fighting the fire which began Tuesday afternoon. The pilots began training on bambi bucket operations in April. Video shot by SGT Jon Thibault, 4CAB. Available in High Definition.