No Wax, Please!

By Cpl. Nathan Hoskins, 1st ACB, 1st Cav. Div. Public AffairsOctober 26, 2007

Philadelphia native Spc. Colin Gwilliam, an AH-64D Apache attack helicopter crew chief for Company A, 1st "Attack" Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, washes an Apache with a pressure hose on the flight line at Camp Taji, Iraq, Oct. 24. The wash down is a scheduled maintenance task, one of many that the crew chiefs perform to keep the Apaches flying at their optimum performance. First Attack provides critical air weapons support and reconnaissance to ground troops operating in and around Baghdad.
1 / 2 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Philadelphia native Spc. Colin Gwilliam, an AH-64D Apache attack helicopter crew chief for Company A, 1st "Attack" Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, washes an Apache with a pressure hose on the flight line at Camp Taji, Iraq, Oct. 24. The wash down is a scheduled maintenance task, one of many that the crew chiefs perform to keep the Apaches flying at their optimum performance. First Attack provides critical air weapons support and reconnaissance to ground troops operating in and around Baghdad. (Photo Credit: Cpl. Nathan Hoskins, 1st ACB, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Philadelphia native Spc. Colin Gwilliam, an AH-64D Apache attack helicopter crew chief for Company A, 1st "Attack" Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, washes an Apache with a pressure hose on the flight line at Camp Taji, Iraq, Oct. 24. The wash down is a scheduled maintenance task, one of many that the crew chiefs perform to keep the Apaches flying at their optimum performance. The Apache crew chiefs maintain the aircraft and prepare it for flight before a mission."
2 / 2 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Philadelphia native Spc. Colin Gwilliam, an AH-64D Apache attack helicopter crew chief for Company A, 1st "Attack" Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, washes an Apache with a pressure hose on the flight line at Camp Taji, Iraq, Oct. 24. The wash down is a scheduled maintenance task, one of many that the crew chiefs perform to keep the Apaches flying at their optimum performance. The Apache crew chiefs maintain the aircraft and prepare it for flight before a mission." (Photo Credit: Cpl. Nathan Hoskins, 1st ACB, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL