Images: Raven B: a New Eye in the Sky [Image 6 of 7]
Photo by Cpl. Tyler Barstow
During a pre-flight check, Cpl. Ray Vizcaino, a general account balance file clerk with Supply Company, 1st Supply Battalion, 1st Marine Logistics Group, and Lance Cpl. Devin B. Nettles, a pallet rider with Material Distribution Center, Supply Company 1st Supply Battalion, 1st MLG, check to make sure the unmanned aerial vehicle is assembled correctly. The Marines attended a course on the new UAV that teaches them what they need to know to employ the machine during missions. The surveillance system is used to survey areas with greater speed and efficiency than risking Marines to do the job.
Date Posted:01.12.2009 07:55