Task Force Thunder rolls into Afghanistan
Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Stephanie L. Carl, 101st Airborne
Soldiers from the 563rd Aviation Support Battalion, Task Force Fighting, arrive here in the early morning hours Feb. 16, while Soldiers from the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, Task Force Destiny, wait to board the plane to head home from their deployment. The 563rd ASB is part of the 159th Combat Aviation Brigade, Task Force Thunder, which is replacing Task Force Destiny as the main aviation unit in Regional Command South. Both units are part of the 101st Airborne Division at Fort Campbell, Ky., which is the only division with two combat aviation brigades.
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