Ready for extraction
Photo Credit: Capt. Drew Cochran
Chief Warrant Officer 3 Clint McQuitty is strapped in to ride outside of an OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopter after successfully arriving at his pick-up zone during the Troop C, 1st Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape and self-extraction training exercise at Fort Riley, Kan., Nov. 15, 2012. The purpose of the exercise was to train and provide experience to the troop's pilots on what it is like to evade capture and be extracted from danger on the outside of a helicopter.
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