Images: Air Cav undertakes sling load in support of aviation mission [Image 3 of 4]
Photo by Sgt. Alun Thomas
A CH-47F Chinook helicopter from Company B, 2nd Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, U.S. Division - Center, looms ominously over two Soldiers from 615th Aviation Support Battalion, 1st ACB, Feb. 10, as they prepare to attach a shipping container to the Chinook as part of a sling load mission. The container was being flown to Obeidi on the Iraqi border as part of a temporary Forward Arming and Refueling Point for 1st ACB aircraft.