Air Cav over the skies of northern Afghanistan

By Sgt. Felix AcevedoMarch 21, 2012

Pilots from the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, prepare to launch a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter at Forward Operating Base Maimana March 14. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Felix Acevedo)
1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Pilots from the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, prepare to launch a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter at Forward Operating Base Maimana March 14. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Felix Acevedo) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Felix Acevedo) VIEW ORIGINAL
A UH-60 Black Hawk crew chief assigned to Company A, Task Force Lobos, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, prepares for a flight March 14. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Felix Acevedo)
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A UH-60 Black Hawk crew chief assigned to Company A, Task Force Lobos, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, prepares for a flight March 14. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Felix Acevedo) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Felix Acevedo) VIEW ORIGINAL
Command Sgt. Maj. Glen Vela, from Fort Worth, Texas, the senior enlisted advisor for the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, scans the skies of northern Afghanistan during a command battle-field circulation March 14. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Felix Acevedo)
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Command Sgt. Maj. Glen Vela, from Fort Worth, Texas, the senior enlisted advisor for the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, scans the skies of northern Afghanistan during a command battle-field circulation March 14. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Felix Acevedo) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Felix Acevedo) VIEW ORIGINAL
Col. John Novalis (right), the commander of the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, and Chief Warrant Officer 5 William Ham (left), the brigade's standardization instructor pilot, fly over the skies of northern Afghanistan in an AH-64D Apache attack helicopter during a command battle-field circulation March 14. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Felix Acevedo)
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Col. John Novalis (right), the commander of the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, and Chief Warrant Officer 5 William Ham (left), the brigade's standardization instructor pilot, fly over the skies of northern Afghanistan in an AH-64D Apache attack helicopter during a command battle-field circulation March 14. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Felix Acevedo) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Richard Wrigley) VIEW ORIGINAL
A crew chief assigned to Company B, Task Force Lobos, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, scans the skies of northern Afghanistan from the back of a CH-47 Chinook cargo helicopter Mar. 15. (Photo by Navy Lt. j.g. Cheryl Collins, RC-North PAO)
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A crew chief assigned to Company B, Task Force Lobos, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, scans the skies of northern Afghanistan from the back of a CH-47 Chinook cargo helicopter Mar. 15. (Photo by Navy Lt. j.g. Cheryl Collins, RC-North PAO) (Photo Credit: Navy Lt. j.g. Cheryl Collins) VIEW ORIGINAL