US, Iraqi aviators fly joint mission

By Spc. Roland HaleOctober 11, 2010

A Black Hawk helicopter from the 2nd General Support Aviation Battalion, 1st Aviation Regiment takes-off from Camp Taji, Iraq with a Huey helicopter from the Iraqi army's 2nd Squadron, Taji Wing. The battalion regularly conducts partnership flights with the squadron in the Baghdad area . (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Roland Hale, eCAB, 1st Inf. Div. PAO)
1 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A Black Hawk helicopter from the 2nd General Support Aviation Battalion, 1st Aviation Regiment takes-off from Camp Taji, Iraq with a Huey helicopter from the Iraqi army's 2nd Squadron, Taji Wing. The battalion regularly conducts partnership flights with the squadron in the Baghdad area . (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Roland Hale, eCAB, 1st Inf. Div. PAO) (Photo Credit: Spc. Roland Hale) VIEW ORIGINAL
An Iraqi army officer stands on Camp Taji, Iraq, Oct. 10. The officer oversaw a joint flight between a helicopter from the Enhanced Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division and a helicopter from the 2nd Squadron, Taji Wing. The two units regularly conduct partnership flights in the Baghdad area. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Roland Hale, eCAB, 1st Inf. Div. PAO)
2 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – An Iraqi army officer stands on Camp Taji, Iraq, Oct. 10. The officer oversaw a joint flight between a helicopter from the Enhanced Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division and a helicopter from the 2nd Squadron, Taji Wing. The two units regularly conduct partnership flights in the Baghdad area. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Roland Hale, eCAB, 1st Inf. Div. PAO) (Photo Credit: Spc. Roland Hale) VIEW ORIGINAL
An Iraqi army officer stands on Camp Taji, Iraq, Oct. 10. The officer oversaw a joint flight between a helicopter from the Enhanced Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division and a helicopter from the 2nd Squadron, Taji Wing. The two units regularly conduct partnership flights in the Baghdad area. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Roland Hale, eCAB, 1st Inf. Div. PAO)
3 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – An Iraqi army officer stands on Camp Taji, Iraq, Oct. 10. The officer oversaw a joint flight between a helicopter from the Enhanced Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division and a helicopter from the 2nd Squadron, Taji Wing. The two units regularly conduct partnership flights in the Baghdad area. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Roland Hale, eCAB, 1st Inf. Div. PAO) (Photo Credit: Spc. Roland Hale) VIEW ORIGINAL
An Iraqi army helicopter crew-chief stands on Camp Taji, Iraq, Oct. 10. The crew-chief participated in a joint flight between the Enhanced Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division and the 2nd Squadron, Taji Wing. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Roland Hale, eCAB, 1st Inf. Div. PAO)
4 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – An Iraqi army helicopter crew-chief stands on Camp Taji, Iraq, Oct. 10. The crew-chief participated in a joint flight between the Enhanced Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division and the 2nd Squadron, Taji Wing. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Roland Hale, eCAB, 1st Inf. Div. PAO) (Photo Credit: Spc. Roland Hale) VIEW ORIGINAL