Fire support specialist partners with Apaches for close combat attack training

By Capt. Adan CazarezSeptember 22, 2015

A fire support specialist team assigned to Charlie Battery, 3rd Battalion, 319 Airborne Field Artillery Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division Artillery, work collectively to ensure proper adjustments are made before calling in a AH-64 Apache helicopter during an aerial gunnery training exercise, Fort A.P. Hill, Va., on Sept. 17. The aerial gunnery allowed fire support specialist the ability to call up close combat attacks using helicopters assigned to 1st Attack Reconnaissance Battalion, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division.
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A fire support specialist team assigned to Charlie Battery, 3rd Battalion, 319 Airborne Field Artillery Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division Artillery, work collectively to ensure proper adjustments are made before calling in a AH-64 Apache helicopter during an aerial gunnery training exercise, Fort A.P. Hill, Va., on Sept. 17. The aerial gunnery allowed fire support specialist the ability to call up close combat attacks using helicopters assigned to 1st Attack Reconnaissance Battalion, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division. (Photo Credit: Capt. Adan Cazarez) VIEW ORIGINAL