Tag: Black Hawk

1st Bn., 27th Inf. Regt., 2IBCT, participates in air assault

1st Bn., 27th Inf. Regt., 2IBCT, participates in air assault

| September 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

U.S. Army Soldiers assigned to Charlie Co., 1st Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment “Wolfhounds”, 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, provide initial security after exiting a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter during an air assault training mission on Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe, Hawaii, Aug. 21, 2018.

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25th CAB Black Hawks continue to fight wildfire at Ma’kua Kee’au Forest Reserve

25th CAB Black Hawks continue to fight wildfire at Ma’kua Kee’au Forest Reserve

| August 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

The crew of a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter of 2-25 Aviation Regiment, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, observe the wildfire near the Makua Keaau Forest Reserve, Aug. 6.

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SOCPAC jumps during RIMPAC

SOCPAC jumps during RIMPAC

| July 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

Multinational special operations forces conduct a static line airborne insertion from a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter on to a mountain clearing on the Hawaiian island of O’ahu during the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise, July 19, 2018

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National Guard, PTA partner to carry out medevac exercise

National Guard, PTA partner to carry out medevac exercise

| June 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Hawaii National Guard’s Joint Task Force 5-0, working in cooperation with Hilo Medical Center and an active Army aviation unit currently at Pohukuloa Training Area, conducted a medical evacuation training exercise, here, June 6, ultimately to test procedures and ensure smooth military-civilian interface in the event an actual aerial medical evacuation using military helicopters as a result of the eruption and subsequent lava flows in Hawaii County.

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Hawaii Army National Guard aids Kauai North Shore flood recovery

Hawaii Army National Guard aids Kauai North Shore flood recovery

| May 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Hawaii Army National Guard Search and Rescue Team prepares to catch the last ride of the day out of the Princeville Airport after day of search and rescue operations and offloading supplies, April 17, 2018, Kauai, Hawaii.

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25th Combat Aviation Brigade escorts Easyriders Detachment 5 returning from deployment

25th Combat Aviation Brigade escorts Easyriders Detachment 5 returning from deployment

| May 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Two MH-60R Sea Hawk helicopters assigned to Detachment 5, Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron 37 (HSM-37), alongside a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter assigned to Wheeler Army Airfield, being landing during a homecoming event at Hangar 103, Marine Corps Base Hawaii, April 26, 2018.

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U.S. Army Health Clinic-Schofield prepares for the storm to come

U.S. Army Health Clinic-Schofield prepares for the storm to come

| June 29, 2017 | 1 Comment

Picture this: The wind is howling as debris becomes high-speed projectiles that penetrate the body upon impact. Trees are toppling over, and significant structure damage occurs within Schofield Barracks due to the category four hurricane sweeping over Oahu. The health clinic, here, is destroyed and staffs are forced to relocate to the open fields of Area X-Ray.

The tents that housed all of the medical lifesaving equipment were already set up and ready to go as the clinical staff stood by to receive an unknown number of patients with varying degrees of injuries during this recent mass casualty, or MASCAL exercise.

By its end, one thing was certain: The staff at USAHC-SB is ready.

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HHD, 500th MI conducts MEDEVAC training using Black Hawk

HHD, 500th MI conducts MEDEVAC training using Black Hawk

| June 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Soldiers from Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 500th Military Intelligence Brigade, conducted a medical evacuation (MEDEVAC) training mission, here, at Area X-Ray, June 8.

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Army helps fight wildfire, protect endangered species

Army helps fight wildfire, protect endangered species

| June 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

A wildfire that reached the Mokuleia Forest Reserve scorched about 450 acres of land and came within less than a mile of some of the world’s most endangered trees before it was extinguished on June 10.

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Army’s heavy lifting helps protect endangered snails

Army’s heavy lifting helps protect endangered snails

| March 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

On a clear morning, here, thousands of feet above Schofield Barracks, a pair of conservationists from the Oahu Army Natural Resources Program scanned the sky, waiting for the approach of a Black Hawk helicopter scheduled to sling load supplies for an enclosure that will protect a population of endangered Oahu tree snails.

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