'Lightning' air defenders ready to protect skies over National Capital Region
Photo Credit: Capt. Kevin Lockett
Task Force Lightning Soldiers of the Florida National Guard conduct crew drills with the Sentinel radar system at Oro Grande Base Camp, N.M. Sentinel radar detects, tracks, identifies and reports airborne threats, including helicopters, high speed attack aircraft, cruise missiles and unmanned aerial vehicles. The Soldiers performed a variety of crew drills as part of the certification process by Division West, 5th Armored Brigade trainers in preparation for deployment to the National Capital Region.
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