4th Infantry Division shoulder insignia
(Photo Credit: U.S. Army) VIEW ORIGINAL

WASHINGTON -- The Department of the Army announced today the summer 2018 deployment of the 4th Combat Aviation Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, stationed at Fort Carson, Colorado, to Europe.

As part of the regular rotation of forces, the 4th Combat Aviation Brigade will replace the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade and support combatant commander mission requirements for U.S. European Command's Atlantic Resolve.

"The 4th Combat Aviation Brigade is ready to deploy to Europe and work closely with our NATO and regional partners in support of Atlantic Resolve," said Col. Scott Gallaway, commander, 4th Combat Aviation Brigade, 4th Infantry Division. "Our focus on tough, realistic training over the last year has prepared us for this upcoming mission. I am extremely proud of our Soldiers for their hard work and dedication. We are enormously grateful for the steadfast support of our families, and the ever-present support from the Fort Carson community."

For more information contact the Fort Carson Public Affairs Office at 719-526-7525. After hours, please contact the 24-hour Fort Carson Operations Center at 719-526-5500 and ask for the on-call public affairs officer.