U.S. Marines Perform Aircraft Maintenance on Camp Leatherneck

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • As seen through a night-vision device, U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Philip A. Gilbert supervises the preflight ground maintenance of an AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, June 24, 2013. Gilbert, an aviation mechanic, is assigned to Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 167. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Gabriela Garcia
  • As seen through a night-vision device, U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpls. Juan Reyes, left, and Erik A. Dudley, right, perform routine maintenance on the tail rotor of a UH-1N Huey helicopter on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, June 24, 2013. Reyes, an avionics technician, and Dudley, a flightline collateral duty inspector, are assigned to Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 167. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Gabriela Garcia
  • As seen through a night-vision device, U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpls. Juan Reyes, left, assists Daniel L. Wiggins, right, with the tail rotor of a UH-1N Huey helicopter on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, June 24, 2013. Reyes and Wiggins, avionics technicians, are assigned to Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 167. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Gabriela Garcia
  • As seen through a night-vision device, U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Daniel R. Koehler marks 20mm rounds on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, June 24, 2013. Koehler, an ordnance line crew team member, is assigned to Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 167.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Gabriela Garcia
  • As seen through a night-vision device, U.S. Marine Cpl. Keri R. Cooper searches for the appropriate tools needed to modify an AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, June 24, 2013. Cooper, an airframes collateral duty inspector, is assigned to Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 167. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Gabriela Garcia
  • As seen through a night-vision device, U.S. Marine Cpl. Keri R. Cooper modifies a bolt into a handle of an AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, June 24, 2013. Cooper, an airframes collateral duty inspector, is assigned to Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 167. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Gabriela Garcia
  • U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpls. Jacob P. Hotchkiss, left, and Cody Michael Frances Posa, top right, and U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Joseph W. Massengale, bottom right, perform routine maintenance on a AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, June 24, 2013. Hotchkiss and Posa, avionics technicians, and Massengale, an airframes mechanic, are assigned to Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 167. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Gabriela Garcia
  • U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Cody Michael Frances Posa secures wires on an AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, June 24, 2013. Posa, an avionics technician, is assigned to Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 167. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Gabriela Garcia
  • U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Joseph W. Massengale, left, and U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Camille E. Smith, bottom right, replace rivets on an AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter on Camp Bastion in Helmand province, Afghanistan, June 24, 2013. Massengale and Smith, airframe mechanics, are assigned to Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 167. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Gabriela Garcia