January 24, 2010
By Sgt. First Class Shannon Wright
Colonel Harry Tunnell IV (right), commander of the 5th Stryker Brigade Combat Team in Kandahar, Afghanistan, prepares to board a OH-58 Kiowa helicopter for an aerial recon of his battle space.
Colonel Harry Tunnell IV, commander of the 5th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, boards an 82nd Airborne Combat Aviation Brigade Kiowa helicopter in preparation for an aerial reconnaissance of the Kandahar region in Afghanistan.
An 82nd Airborne Combat Aviation Brigade Scout Weapons Team, comprised of two 0H-58 Kiowa helicopters, takes off from Kandahar Airfield on a reconnaissance mission.