• Mechanic Jeffrey Skinner, Forward Repair Activity, 401st Army Field Support Brigade, performs 'teardown' of a Humvee transmission at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, May 9. Skinner, deployed to Kuwait from Red River Army Depot, Texarkana, Texas, is troubleshooting a pressure problem on the recently rebuilt transmission.

    'Transmission teardown'

    Mechanic Jeffrey Skinner, Forward Repair Activity, 401st Army Field Support Brigade, performs 'teardown' of a Humvee transmission at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, May 9. Skinner, deployed to Kuwait from Red River Army Depot, Texarkana, Texas, is...

  • Brigadier General James L. Hodge, Commanding General, Army Materiel Command (Forward) and G-4, United States Army Central, presents Col. Dennis M. Thompson, commander, 401st Army Field Support Brigade with a camel figure at Thompson's farewell dinner, Saturday, May 17, 2008 at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait. Hodge, who is also soon to depart Southwest Asia, said the camel symbolized the difficult and complex work Army logisticians perform everyday in support of warfighters throughout the Middle East.

    'Farewell'

    Brigadier General James L. Hodge, Commanding General, Army Materiel Command (Forward) and G-4, United States Army Central, presents Col. Dennis M. Thompson, commander, 401st Army Field Support Brigade with a camel figure at Thompson's farewell dinner...

  • Moises Quezada, an electronics technician with ManTech International Corp., points out information on a local area network cable for SSgt. Donald Corliss, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, during a "pre-reset inventory" of a TROJAN Special Purpose Integrated Remote Intelligence Terminal at the Communications-Electronics Command Regional Support Center, Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, May 15, 2008.  Once required preparations are complete, the system will be sent to Tobyhanna Army Depot, Pa., where it will be returned to Army maintenance standards.

    'Counting cables'

    Moises Quezada, an electronics technician with ManTech International Corp., points out information on a local area network cable for SSgt. Donald Corliss, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, during a "pre-reset inventory" of a TROJAN...

  • A CH-47D Chinook helicopter with the Company B "Pachyderms" of 6th Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) undergoes hover checks during a maintenance test flight at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Wednesday, May 14, 2008.  Photo courtesy Lt. Col. Clarence S. Kelley, Task Force AVCRAD

    'Ever seen an elephant fly''

    A CH-47D Chinook helicopter with the Company B "Pachyderms" of 6th Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) undergoes hover checks during a maintenance test flight at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Wednesday, May 14...

  • Using rough terrain cargo handlers, workers at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, tug the cover of a nearly complete maintenance shelter into place at the Marine Corps Logistics Command (Forward) Motor Park, Wednesday, May 14, 2008.

    'Synchronicity'

    Using rough terrain cargo handlers, workers at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, tug the cover of a nearly complete maintenance shelter into place at the Marine Corps Logistics Command (Forward) Motor Park, Wednesday, May 14, 2008.

  • As the light fades, Friday, May 9, at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles awaiting issue, by 401st Army Field Support Brigade, to Warfighters in Operation Enduring Freedom are silhouetted against the distant Hindu Kush mountain range.

    'As the light fades'

    As the light fades, Friday, May 9, at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles awaiting issue, by 401st Army Field Support Brigade, to Warfighters in Operation Enduring Freedom are silhouetted against the distant Hindu...

  • Equipment Operator 2nd Class Jonathan Fulton, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 74, eyes the center line as he operates a paver on South Carolina Road near Army Materiel Command housing at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Tuesday, May 13. The NMCB staff estimates paving to be completed and the final segment of the road ready for traffic by May 17.  U.S. Army photo by Jim Hinnant.

    'Paving by dawn's early light'

    Equipment Operator 2nd Class Jonathan Fulton, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 74, eyes the center line as he operates a paver on South Carolina Road near Army Materiel Command housing at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Tuesday, May 13. The NMCB staff...

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