Supporting Boots on the Ground

By Chief Warrant Officer 4 Daniel McClintonAugust 27, 2007

Two AH-64D Apache helicopters from 1st "Attack" Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, taxi back to their parking spots at Camp Taji, Iraq, after completing a mission Aug. 15. The battalion supports ground troops through reconnaissance and aerial weaponry. The Apache crews of 1st ACB have disrupted numerous roadside bomb attacks aimed at Iraqi civilians and coalition forces throughout the Baghdad area of operations.
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Two AH-64D Apache helicopters from 1st "Attack" Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, taxi back to their parking spots at Camp Taji, Iraq, after completing a mission Aug. 15. The battalion supports ground troops through reconnaissance and aerial weaponry. The Apache crews of 1st ACB have disrupted numerous roadside bomb attacks aimed at Iraqi civilians and coalition forces throughout the Baghdad area of operations. (Photo Credit: Chief Warrant Officer 4 Daniel McClinton) VIEW ORIGINAL