Photo Credit: CW2 Christopher Henson, 1st ACB, 1st Cav. Div.
Towns in Mexico near the Rio Grande are under water due to flooding from the river. The CH-47F pilots and crewmembers from Company B "Black Cats," 2nd Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, are on a mission to stop that from happening to Presidio, Texas, by dropping huge sandbags on a levee threatening to overflow. The Black Cats have been dropping the sandbags since Sept. 19.
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