Building security one sandbag at a time

U.S. Army Sgt. Brian Bentley and U.S. Army Spc. Zech Burke, both cavalry scouts with 1st Plt. and a Bennington, Vt., resident, along with several Afghan National Policemen help unload (click for more)

Soldiers protect COP Garcia with howitzer

NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan – Army Paul M. Gatto, from Bethlehem, Pa., a cannoneer from Task Force Balls, elevates a M777 howitzer and hooks up his firing lanyard seconds before discharging (click for more)

Engineers conduct overnight mission in Afghanistan

PANJSHIR PROVINCE, Afghanistan - Air Force Capt. Phillip Baker, Panjshir PRT engineer, along with Air Force 1st Lt. Jason Adams, Panjshir PRT engineer, assemble an antenna in order to communicate (click for more)

Gathering together to build relationships

PAKTIKA PROVINCE, Afghanistan — While spectators watch, members of the Sharana Hospital volleyball team play a friendly match against coalition force units at Forward Operating Base Rushmore Oct. 2. (click for more)

TF Spartan perseveres despite challenges

NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Soldiers with 1st Platoon, Company A, 2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, Task Force Spartan, help Afghan Border Police load blast wall barriers onto the (click for more)

Kentucky ADT visits Parwan Director of Women’s Affairs

Maj. Bobby Mayes, women’s empowerment coordinator, and Sgt.1st Class Maureen Houston, FET member, meet with Zareen Saleha, the Deputy Director of Women’s Affairs for the Parwan Director of Agriculture, Irrigation, (click for more)

Ground Soldiers learn to fly

U.S. Army Cpl. Robert F. Chauncey, from McKinney, Texas, a team leader with Company C, 2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, Task Force Spartan, takes part in a pre-flight inspection of (click for more)

U.S. troops in Paktya Province plan bridges

PAKTYA PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. troops from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Paktya Provincial Reconstruction Team use a measuring tape to measure the distance of one point (click for more)

ANA Soldiers receive vaccinations at Parsa

KHOWST PROVINCE, Afghanistan – An Afghan National Army basic trainee receives a vaccination Sept. 28. (click for more)

TF Viper mechanics keep helicopters flying

U.S. Army Sgt. Craig Hayward, powertrain mechanic and native of Huntingtown, Md., assigned to Company D, Task Force Viper attempts to loosen a bolt on a rotor head from an (click for more)

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BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan – U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Kevin Boyne, 336th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron aircrew flight equipment technician from Hartwell, Ga., assists U.S. Army Maj. Gen. John F. Campbell, Combined Joint Task Force 101, Regional Command East commander, with final adjustments to his flight helmet here Oct. 21 before going on a familiarization flight in an F-15E Strike Eagle. Campbell flew with the members of the 336th EFS on a mission over eastern Afghanistan to become more familiar with the mission and capabilities of the Strike Eagle. (Photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. M. Erick Reynolds, Regional Command East Public Affairs)

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Maj. Gen. John F. Campbell, Combined Joint Task Force 101, Regional Command East commander, gives a thumbs-up after flying a mission over Eastern Afghanistan Oct. 21 with U.S. Air Force Capt. Frank Fryar, 336th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron. Campbell flew with the F-15 squadron to become more familiar with the capabilities of the F-15 that provide close-air support to the 101st Airborne Soldiers serving on the ground in eastern Afghanistan. (Photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. M. Erick Reynolds, Regional Command East Public Affairs)

 BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Maj. Gen. John F. Campbell, Combined Joint Task Force 101, Regional Command East commander, taxis in an F-15E Strike Eagle piloted by U.S. Air Force Capt. Frank Fryar, 336th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron, after a familiarization flight Oct. 21. Campbell flew with Fryar over eastern Afghanistan to become more familiar with the capabilities of the F-15, which provides close-air support to Campbell’s Soldiers working on the ground. (Photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. M. Erick Reynolds, Regional Command East Public Affairs)

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