Images: Marines get 'hot hookup,' pioneer new technique [Image 3 of 7]
Photo by Cpl. Lisa Tourtelot
Landing support team Marines with Combat Logistics Battalion 5 prepare to hook cargo to a hovering Kaman K1200, "K-MAX," unmanned helicopter in Helmand province, Afghanistan, May 23. Marine Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Squadron 2 made history by being the first organization to test the K-MAX's ability to perform mid-flight, unmanned cargo hookups with Marines on the ground.
Date Posted:05.29.2012 00:39
Location:HELMAND PROVINCE, AF