Air. Cav spearheads joint air assault demonstration

By Sgt. Travis Zielinski, 1st ACB, 1st Cav. Div. Public AffairsOctober 27, 2009

CAMP TAJI, Iraq-An Iraqi Air Force MI-17 Hip helicopter departs after dropping off IA Soldiers, here, Oct. 22. The air assault demonstration featured IqAF capabilities coupled with their IA customers.
1 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – CAMP TAJI, Iraq-An Iraqi Air Force MI-17 Hip helicopter departs after dropping off IA Soldiers, here, Oct. 22. The air assault demonstration featured IqAF capabilities coupled with their IA customers. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Travis Zielinski, 1st ACB, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
CAMP TAJI, Iraq-A UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter from 3rd Battalion, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, approaches a simulated battlefield during a joint mission between U.S. Army, Iraqi Army and Iraqi Air Force partners, Oct. 22. The demonstration was a combined air assault between American and Iraq Air Force to show senior Iraqi leaders the benefits of air-ground integration.
2 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – CAMP TAJI, Iraq-A UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter from 3rd Battalion, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, approaches a simulated battlefield during a joint mission between U.S. Army, Iraqi Army and Iraqi Air Force partners, Oct. 22. The demonstration was a combined air assault between American and Iraq Air Force to show senior Iraqi leaders the benefits of air-ground integration. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Travis Zielinski, 1st ACB, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
CAMP TAJI, Iraq-A UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter from 3rd Battalion, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, approaches a simulated battlefield during a joint mission between U.S. Army, Iraqi Army and Iraqi Air Force partners, Oct. 22. The demonstration was a combined air assault between American and Iraq Air Force to show senior Iraqi leaders the benefits of air-ground integration.
3 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – CAMP TAJI, Iraq-A UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter from 3rd Battalion, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, approaches a simulated battlefield during a joint mission between U.S. Army, Iraqi Army and Iraqi Air Force partners, Oct. 22. The demonstration was a combined air assault between American and Iraq Air Force to show senior Iraqi leaders the benefits of air-ground integration. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Travis Zielinski, 1st ACB, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
CAMP TAJI, Iraq-Iraqi Army Soldiers rush out of an MI-17 Hip helicopter during a joint training exercise, here, Oct. 22. The demonstration was a combined effort between the 3rd Battalion, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, the Iraqi Army and the Iraqi Air Force to show the strength of Iraqi air-ground intergration.
4 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – CAMP TAJI, Iraq-Iraqi Army Soldiers rush out of an MI-17 Hip helicopter during a joint training exercise, here, Oct. 22. The demonstration was a combined effort between the 3rd Battalion, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, the Iraqi Army and the Iraqi Air Force to show the strength of Iraqi air-ground intergration. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Travis Zielinski, 1st ACB, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL