U.S. Soldiers Conduct Missions on Former Forward Operating Base Bostik, Kunar Province

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. and Afghan soldiers supply a compound after retrieving a sling-load drop on former Forward Operating Base Bostik in Kunar province, Afghanistan, June 5, 2013. The soldiers are assigned to the 101st Airborne Division's Company C, 2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brittany Armstrong
  • A U.S. soldier provides security while surveying the helicopter landing zone on former Forward Operating Base Bostik in Kunar province, Afghanistan, June 5, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brittany Armstrong
  • U.S. soldiers wait for a UH-60 Black Hawk medevac helicopter from Forward Operating Base Wright to transport an injured soldier to former Forward Operating Base Bostik in Kunar province, Afghanistan, June 5, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brittany Armstrong
  • U.S. Army UH-60 Black Hawk medevac helicopters lift off from former Forward Operating Base Bostik and fly back to Forward Operating Base Wright in Kunar province, Afghanistan, June 5, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brittany Armstrong
  • A U.S. soldier waits patiently with Staff Sgt. Alex, his military tactical explosives detection working dog, on Forward Operating Base Bostik in Kunar province, Afghanistan, June 5, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brittany Armstrong
  • A U.S. soldier and Staff Sgt. Alex, his military tactical explosives detection working dog, search bags on former Forward Operating Base Bostik in Kunar province, Afghanistan, June 5, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brittany Armstrong
  • U.S. soldiers and Afghan local police wait for the Afghan air force to provide transportation on former Forward Operating Base Bostik in Kunar province, Afghanistan, June 5, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brittany Armstrong
  • U.S. soldiers assist Afghan border police on former Forward Operating Base Bostik in Kunar province, Afghanistan, June 5, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brittany Armstrong
  • U.S. Army Cpt. Robert S. Heidt, left, assists an Afghan border policeman who had injured his leg on former Forward Operating Base Bostik in Kunar province, Afghanistan, June 5, 2013. Heidt is assigned to the 101st Airborne Division's Company C, 2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brittany Armstrong
  • Afghan air force personnel pack their helicopter with Afghan border police and Afghan soldiers for transport to Jalalabad Airfield from former Forward Operating Base Bostik in Kunar province, Afghanistan, June 5, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brittany Armstrong
  • U.S. soldiers talk with Afghan soldiers and Afghan local police graduates on former Forward Operating Base Bostik in Kunar province, Afghanistan, June 5, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brittany Armstrong
  • A U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt aircraft provides aerial support flying over former Forward Operating Base Bostik in Kunar province, Afghanistan, June 5, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brittany Armstrong
  • A U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt aircraft releases flares while providing aerial support over former Forward Operating Base Bostik in Kunar province, Afghanistan, June 5, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brittany Armstrong