An AC-130U Spooky gunship, MC-130H Combat Talon II and two CV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft assigned to the 1st Special.
New Longbow Apache Night Gunnery
The 1/183rd AVN BN of the Idaho Army National Guard based at Gowen Field in Boise, ID conducts night gunnery and training operations at the Orchard Combat training Center with the Apache "Longbow" AH-64D helicopter. This was some of the first live fire gunnery that the battalion has performed with the new Longbow model. Soundbite from Chief Warrant Officer Shane McKenna