1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment participates in PANAMAX '09

By Ms. Arwen Consaul, U.S. Army South Public Affairs OfficeSeptember 23, 2009

9/21/2009 - USS MESA VERDE, Panama - An Air department Sailor guides in an Army UH-60 Blackhawk, assigned to Joint Task Force-Bravo, onto the flight deck of the amphibious dock landing ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) during deck landing qualifications Sept. 14. Mesa Verde is underway for Fuerzas Alidas (FA) PANAMAX 2009. FA PANAMAX is an annual U.S. Southern Command joint and multi-national training exercise tailored to the defense of the Panama Canal, involving civil and military forces from around the world. (U.S. Navy photo/Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Patrick Grieco).
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9/21/2009 - USS MESA VERDE, Panama - An Air department landing signal enlisted Sailor guides an Army UH-60 Blackhawk, assigned to Joint Task Force-Bravo, as it lifts off the flight deck of the amphibious dock landing ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) during deck landing qualifications Sept. 14. Mesa Verde is underway for Fuerzas Alidas (FA) PANAMAX 2009. FA PANAMAX is an annual U.S. Southern Command joint and multi-national training exercise tailored to the defense of the Panama Canal, involving civil and military forces from around the world. (U.S. Navy photo/Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Patrick Grieco).
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 9/21/2009 - USS MESA VERDE, Panama - An Air department landing signal enlisted Sailor guides an Army UH-60 Blackhawk, assigned to Joint Task Force-Bravo, as it lifts off the flight deck of the amphibious dock landing ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) during deck landing qualifications Sept. 14. Mesa Verde is underway for Fuerzas Alidas (FA) PANAMAX 2009. FA PANAMAX is an annual U.S. Southern Command joint and multi-national training exercise tailored to the defense of the Panama Canal, involving civil and military forces from around the world. (U.S. Navy photo/Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Patrick Grieco). (Photo Credit: Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Patrick Grieco) VIEW ORIGINAL
9/21/2009 - USS MESA VERDE, Gulf of Mexico - Air department chock and chainers race to secure an Army UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter, assigned to Joint Task Force-Bravo, to the flight deck during flight quarters aboard the amphibious dock transport ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) Sept. 15. Mesa Verde is underway for Fuerzas Alidas (FA) PANAMAX 2009. FA PANAMAX is an annual U.S. Southern Command joint and multi-national training exercise tailored to the defense of the Panama Canal, involving civil and military forces from around the world. (U.S. Navy photo/Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Patrick Grieco).
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 9/21/2009 - USS MESA VERDE, Gulf of Mexico - Air department chock and chainers race to secure an Army UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter, assigned to Joint Task Force-Bravo, to the flight deck during flight quarters aboard the amphibious dock transport ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) Sept. 15. Mesa Verde is underway for Fuerzas Alidas (FA) PANAMAX 2009. FA PANAMAX is an annual U.S. Southern Command joint and multi-national training exercise tailored to the defense of the Panama Canal, involving civil and military forces from around the world. (U.S. Navy photo/Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Patrick Grieco). (Photo Credit: Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Patrick Grieco) VIEW ORIGINAL
9/21/2009 - USS MESA VERDE, Gulf of Mexico - Another Army UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter, assigned with Joint Task Force-Bravo, prepares to land on the flight deck during flight quarters aboard the amphibious dock transport ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) Sept. 15. Mesa Verde is underway for Fuerzas Alidas (FA) PANAMAX 2009. FA PANAMAX is an annual U.S. Southern Command joint and multi-national training exercise tailored to the defense of the Panama Canal, involving civil and military forces from around the world. (U.S. Navy photo/Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Patrick Grieco).
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 9/21/2009 - USS MESA VERDE, Gulf of Mexico - Another Army UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter, assigned with Joint Task Force-Bravo, prepares to land on the flight deck during flight quarters aboard the amphibious dock transport ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) Sept. 15. Mesa Verde is underway for Fuerzas Alidas (FA) PANAMAX 2009. FA PANAMAX is an annual U.S. Southern Command joint and multi-national training exercise tailored to the defense of the Panama Canal, involving civil and military forces from around the world. (U.S. Navy photo/Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Patrick Grieco). (Photo Credit: Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Patrick Grieco) VIEW ORIGINAL
9/21/2009 - USS MESA VERDE, Panama - An Air department Sailor guides in an Army UH-60 Blackhawk, assigned to Joint Task Force-Bravo, onto the flight deck of the amphibious dock landing ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) during deck landing qualifications Sept. 14. Mesa Verde is underway for Fuerzas Alidas (FA) PANAMAX 2009. FA PANAMAX is an annual U.S. Southern Command joint and multi-national training exercise tailored to the defense of the Panama Canal, involving civil and military forces from around the world. (U.S. Navy photo/Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Patrick Grieco).
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 9/21/2009 - USS MESA VERDE, Panama - An Air department Sailor guides in an Army UH-60 Blackhawk, assigned to Joint Task Force-Bravo, onto the flight deck of the amphibious dock landing ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) during deck landing qualifications Sept. 14. Mesa Verde is underway for Fuerzas Alidas (FA) PANAMAX 2009. FA PANAMAX is an annual U.S. Southern Command joint and multi-national training exercise tailored to the defense of the Panama Canal, involving civil and military forces from around the world. (U.S. Navy photo/Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Patrick Grieco). (Photo Credit: Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Patrick Grieco) VIEW ORIGINAL