Operation Dark Horse Lightning

By Staff Sgt. Jason Douglas, 2nd BCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public AffairsJuly 8, 2008

Cavalry scouts from Troop B, 4th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, prepare to board a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter from 3rd Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cav. Div., after completing their mission as part of an air assault training operation dubbed "Operation Dark Horse Lightning" at the St. Elijah Company Military Operations in Urban Terrain Site on Fort Hood, Texas June 30.
1 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Cavalry scouts from Troop B, 4th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, prepare to board a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter from 3rd Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cav. Div., after completing their mission as part of an air assault training operation dubbed "Operation Dark Horse Lightning" at the St. Elijah Company Military Operations in Urban Terrain Site on Fort Hood, Texas June 30. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Jason Douglas, 2nd BCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Cavalry scouts from Troop B, 4th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, evacuate from a building with a simulated insurgent cell leader in custody during an air assault training operation dubbed "Operation Dark Horse Lightning" at the St. Elijah Company Military Operations in Urban Terrain Site on Fort Hood, Texas June 30.
2 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Cavalry scouts from Troop B, 4th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, evacuate from a building with a simulated insurgent cell leader in custody during an air assault training operation dubbed "Operation Dark Horse Lightning" at the St. Elijah Company Military Operations in Urban Terrain Site on Fort Hood, Texas June 30. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Jason Douglas, 2nd BCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Cavalry Scouts from Troop B, 4th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, dismount a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter from 3rd Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cav. Div., during an air assault training operation dubbed "Operation Dark Horse Lightning" at the St. Elijah Company Military Operations in Urban Terrain Site on Fort Hood, Texas June 30.
3 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Cavalry Scouts from Troop B, 4th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, dismount a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter from 3rd Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cav. Div., during an air assault training operation dubbed "Operation Dark Horse Lightning" at the St. Elijah Company Military Operations in Urban Terrain Site on Fort Hood, Texas June 30. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Jason Douglas, 2nd BCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Two UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters from the 3rd Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, prepare to land and drop off cavalry scouts from Troop B, 4th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cav. Div., during an air assault training operation dubbed "Operation Dark Horse Lightning" at the St. Elijah Company Military Operations in Urban Terrain Site on Fort Hood, Texas June 30.
4 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Two UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters from the 3rd Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, prepare to land and drop off cavalry scouts from Troop B, 4th Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cav. Div., during an air assault training operation dubbed "Operation Dark Horse Lightning" at the St. Elijah Company Military Operations in Urban Terrain Site on Fort Hood, Texas June 30. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Jason Douglas, 2nd BCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL