Tanks delivered to Iraqi Army

By SGT Chad Menegay (USF-I DCG A&T PAO)August 14, 2010

In accordance with a sales agreement between the U.S. and Iraqi governments, contractors deliver 11 M1A1 Abrams tanks to the Iraqi Army Aug. 12 at Forward Operating Base Hammer, Iraq. Tanks will be transferred to Iraqi control at the Besmaya Combat Training Center and will be used to strengthen the 9th Armored Division.
1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – In accordance with a sales agreement between the U.S. and Iraqi governments, contractors deliver 11 M1A1 Abrams tanks to the Iraqi Army Aug. 12 at Forward Operating Base Hammer, Iraq. Tanks will be transferred to Iraqi control at the Besmaya Combat Training Center and will be used to strengthen the 9th Armored Division. (Photo Credit: SGT Chad Menegay (USF-I DCG A&T PAO)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Contractors deliver 11 M1A1 Abrams tanks to the Iraqi Army Aug. 12 at Forward Operating Base Hammer, Iraq. The tanks are part of a program to modernize Iraq's conventional defense capabilities.
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Contractors deliver 11 M1A1 Abrams tanks to the Iraqi Army Aug. 12 at Forward Operating Base Hammer, Iraq. The tanks are part of a program to modernize Iraq's conventional defense capabilities. (Photo Credit: SGT Chad Menegay (USF-I DCG A&T PAO)) VIEW ORIGINAL
In accordance with a sales agreement between the U.S. and Iraqi governments, contractors deliver 11 M1A1 Abrams tanks to the Iraqi Army Aug. 12 at Forward Operating Base Hammer, Iraq. The tanks are part of a program to modernize Iraq's conventional defense capabilities.
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – In accordance with a sales agreement between the U.S. and Iraqi governments, contractors deliver 11 M1A1 Abrams tanks to the Iraqi Army Aug. 12 at Forward Operating Base Hammer, Iraq. The tanks are part of a program to modernize Iraq's conventional defense capabilities. (Photo Credit: SGT Chad Menegay (USF-I DCG A&T PAO)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Contractors deliver 11 M1A1 Abrams tanks to the Iraqi Army Aug. 12 at Forward Operating Base Hammer, Iraq. This transport is the first of 140 M1A1 tanks to reach the Iraqi Army.
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Contractors deliver 11 M1A1 Abrams tanks to the Iraqi Army Aug. 12 at Forward Operating Base Hammer, Iraq. This transport is the first of 140 M1A1 tanks to reach the Iraqi Army. (Photo Credit: SGT Chad Menegay (USF-I DCG A&T PAO)) VIEW ORIGINAL
In accordance with a sales agreement between the U.S. and Iraqi governments, contractors deliver 11 M1A1 Abrams tanks to the Iraqi Army Aug. 12 at Forward Operating Base Hammer, Iraq. This transport is the first of 140 M1A1 tanks to reach the Iraqi Army.
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – In accordance with a sales agreement between the U.S. and Iraqi governments, contractors deliver 11 M1A1 Abrams tanks to the Iraqi Army Aug. 12 at Forward Operating Base Hammer, Iraq. This transport is the first of 140 M1A1 tanks to reach the Iraqi Army. (Photo Credit: SGT Chad Menegay (USF-I DCG A&T PAO)) VIEW ORIGINAL