An AH-64D Apache attack helicopter fires 2.75 inch rockets at a target during Iron Horse Rampage, a training exercise on Fort Hood, Texas, Sept. 16, 2008. The soldiers and pilots are assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division’s 1st Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade. These air/ground integration training exercises help build trust and establish valuable relationships between air and ground forces. U.S. Army photo by Chief Warrant 4th Class Dan McClinton
Dan’s a longtime friend of the blog. And apparently, a pretty good photographer!