Marine Sgt. fires a GAU-17 "Vulcan" minigun at a fast inshore attack craft during a live-fire exercise on board.
Last Flight of the Kiowa Warrior-WO3
Five Kiowa Warrior helicopters flew for the final time, after years of combat service, because the air frame is transitioning out of use by the U.S. Army. Soldiers of C Troop, 1st Squadron, 17th Air Cavalry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division flew an emotional, final flight from Bagram Airfield and back, while demonstrating the helicopter's capabilities, as a tribute to the Kiowas.