Photo Credit: US Army Photograph
Kentucky National Guard Aviators fly one of the record 36 mission runs for the Air Soldier System situational awareness technologies being tested in the Battlefield Highly Immersive Virtual Environment Laboratory. The co-pilot pictured here was assisting the pilot land the aircraft during a "brown-out" landing. A "brown-out" landing is a landing in sand and dust that creates a degraded visual environment and hinders the pilot's ability to land the aircraft visually.
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