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    24th MEU deployment 2012: Tactical Recovery of Aircraft and Personnel training mission

    UDAIRI RANGE, KUWAIT

    06.30.2012

    Video by Staff Sgt. Robert L. Fisher III 

    24th Marine Expeditionary Unit

    Marines with the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit’s air combat element, Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 261 (Reinforced), conduct a training rescue mission called Tactical Recovery of Aircraft and Personnel, or TRAP, at Udairi Range in Kuwait, June 30, 2012. During the training, a simulated downed pilot is recovered by 24th MEU UH-1N Hueys, which are escorted by AH-1W Cobras. The Hueys and Cobras are an attachment from Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 269, based out of Marine Corps Air Station New River, N.C. The 24th MEU is deployed with the Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group as a U.S. Central Command theater reserve force providing support for maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. Also available in high definition.

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    VIDEO INFO

    Date Taken: 06.30.2012
    Date Posted: 07.09.2012 04:01
    Category: B-Roll
    Video ID: 148729
    VIRIN: 120630-M-HF911-001
    Filename: DOD_100437318
    Length: 00:02:03
    Location: UDAIRI RANGE, KW 
    Hometown: CAMP LEJEUNE, NC, US
    Hometown: CHERRY POINT, NC, US

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