Images: HMLA-169 gears up for upcoming missions [Image 1 of 6]
Photo by Cpl. Jennifer Pirante
A UH-1Y Venom helicopter with Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 169 lands after a training flight at Marine Corps Air Station Camp Pendleton, Calif., Aug. 22. The UH-1Y Venom, also called Super Huey, is a twin-engine medium size utility helicopter built to carry out the squadron's mission, which is to support the Marine Air-Ground Task Force commander by providing offensive air support, utility support, armed escort and airborne supporting arms coordination, day or night under all weather conditions during expeditionary, joint or combined operations.
Date Posted:08.24.2012 13:53
Location:CAMP PENDLETON, CA, US