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By Sgt. Nathan J.J. Hoskins, 1st ACB, 1st Cav. Div. Public AffairsJuly 16, 2008

Belton, Texas, native Chief Warrant Officer 4 James Snyder (right), an AH-64D Apache attack helicopter pilot for 1st "Attack" Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, explains the process to grading a pilot's gunnery to Brig. Gen. Frederick Rudesheim (left), the deputy commanding general (Support), for the 1st Cav. Div., during a visit to a forward arming and refueling point at Fort Hood, Texas, July 12.
1 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Belton, Texas, native Chief Warrant Officer 4 James Snyder (right), an AH-64D Apache attack helicopter pilot for 1st "Attack" Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, explains the process to grading a pilot's gunnery to Brig. Gen. Frederick Rudesheim (left), the deputy commanding general (Support), for the 1st Cav. Div., during a visit to a forward arming and refueling point at Fort Hood, Texas, July 12. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Nathan J.J. Hoskins, 1st ACB, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Lieutenant Col. Charles Dalcourt (right), commander of the 1st "Attack" Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, discusses training operations with Brig. Gen. Frederick Rudesheim, the deputy commanding general (Support), for the 1st Cav. Div. at a forward arming and refueling point at Fort Hood, Texas, July 12. The Attack troopers conducted a gunnery where pilots qualified on the Apache's multiple weapons systems and ground Soldiers armed, refueled and supported the mission.
2 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Lieutenant Col. Charles Dalcourt (right), commander of the 1st "Attack" Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, discusses training operations with Brig. Gen. Frederick Rudesheim, the deputy commanding general (Support), for the 1st Cav. Div. at a forward arming and refueling point at Fort Hood, Texas, July 12. The Attack troopers conducted a gunnery where pilots qualified on the Apache's multiple weapons systems and ground Soldiers armed, refueled and supported the mission. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Nathan J.J. Hoskins, 1st ACB, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Brigadier Gen. Frederick Rudesheim, the deputy commanding general (Support) for the 1st Cavalry Division, waits in the front seat of an AH-64D Apache attack helicopter piloted by Chief Warrant Officer 4 Frank Almeraz, the standardization instructor pilot for 1st "Attack" Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cav. Div, while the rotar blades come to a stop. Rudesheim visited the Attack troopers out in the field at a forward arming and refueling point during gunnery, July 12 at Fort Hood, Texas. Rudesheim would later fly out to a range and fire some of the weapons systems on the Apache.
3 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Brigadier Gen. Frederick Rudesheim, the deputy commanding general (Support) for the 1st Cavalry Division, waits in the front seat of an AH-64D Apache attack helicopter piloted by Chief Warrant Officer 4 Frank Almeraz, the standardization instructor pilot for 1st "Attack" Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cav. Div, while the rotar blades come to a stop. Rudesheim visited the Attack troopers out in the field at a forward arming and refueling point during gunnery, July 12 at Fort Hood, Texas. Rudesheim would later fly out to a range and fire some of the weapons systems on the Apache. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Nathan J.J. Hoskins, 1st ACB, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Brigadier Gen. Frederick Rudesheim, the deputy commanding general (Support) for the 1st Cavalry Division, rides in the front seat of an AH-64D Apache attack helicopter piloted by Chief Warrant Officer 4 Frank Almeraz, the standardization instructor pilot for 1st "Attack" Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cav. Div. Rudesheim visited the Attack troopers out in the field at a forward arming and refueling point during a gunnery, July 12 at Fort Hood, Texas.
4 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Brigadier Gen. Frederick Rudesheim, the deputy commanding general (Support) for the 1st Cavalry Division, rides in the front seat of an AH-64D Apache attack helicopter piloted by Chief Warrant Officer 4 Frank Almeraz, the standardization instructor pilot for 1st "Attack" Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cav. Div. Rudesheim visited the Attack troopers out in the field at a forward arming and refueling point during a gunnery, July 12 at Fort Hood, Texas. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Nathan J.J. Hoskins, 1st ACB, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL