Images: Riverine Squadron gets anti-improvised explosive device [Image 1 of 2]
Photo by Sgt. Benjamin Kibbey
Allen Tanaka, a test officer with Joint CREW [Counter Radio-controlled IED Electronic Warfare] Composite Squadron 1, out of Baghdad and Yuma, Ariz., native, uses several radio devices to test the range of the CREW system installed on the patrol boats used by Riverine Squadron 3, near Contingency Operating Base Basra, Iraq, Dec. 14. Tanaka has worked in the National Counter-Insurgency Counter-Terrorism Test and Evaluation Center directorate at Yuma Proving Grounds for almost 3 1/2 years, testing counter-IED systems, primarily CREW.
Date Posted:12.22.2009 01:38
Location:CONTINGENCY OPERATING BASE BASRA, IQ