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    Unmanned helicopter makes first delivery for Marines in Afghanistan [Image 1 of 5]

    Unmanned helicopter makes first delivery for Marines in Afghanistan

    CAMP DWYER, AFGHANISTAN

    12.17.2011

    Photo by Cpl. Justin Boling 

    II Marine Expeditionary Force

    A detachment of Marines from Marine Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Squadron 1 in Afghanistan completed their first unmanned aerial system cargo delivery in a combat zone, Dec. 17. The unmanned helicopter moved about 3,500 pounds of food and supplies from Camp Dwyer to troops at Combat Outpost Payne. The helicopter, an unmanned variant of the K-MAX, completed the delivery in about an hour and a half.

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    IMAGE INFO

    Date Taken: 12.17.2011
    Date Posted: 12.22.2011 15:32
    Photo ID: 503173
    VIRIN: 111217-M-JU941-003
    Resolution: 4752x3168
    Size: 3.99 MB
    Location: CAMP DWYER, AF 

    Web Views: 277
    Downloads: 28

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