U.S. Army Pilots Conduct Medical Support Missions Over Afghanistan

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Sgt. Dustin Ushman removes the wheel blocks from a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter as the aircraft prepares to depart on a medical transportation mission from Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Jan. 26, 2014. Ushman, a crew chief, is assigned to 101st Airborne Division's 159th Combat Aviation Brigade. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Joseph Green
  • U.S. Army Sgt. Mary McCay looks out the window of a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter as she heads to pick up a soldier on a medical transportation mission on Forward Operating Base Ghazni, Afghanistan, Jan. 26, 2014. McCay, a health care specialist, is assigned to 101st Airborne Division's 159th Combat Aviation Brigade. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Joseph Green
  • U.S. soldiers refuel a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter on Forward Operating Base Ghazni, Afghanistan, Jan. 26, 2014. The helicopter was being used as medical transport for a soldier. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Joseph Green
  • U.S. Army Sgt. Mary McCay and U.S. Army Sgt. Dustin Ushman help an injured soldier into a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter on Forward Operating Base Ghazni, Jan. 26, 2014. McCay, a health care specialist, and Ushman, a crew chief, are assigned to 101st Airborne Division's 159th Combat Aviation Brigade. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Joseph Green
  • U.S. Army Sgt. Mary McCay and U.S. Army Maj. Mario Rivera monitor the vital signs of an injured soldier being medically transported in a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter on Forward Operating Base Ghazni, Jan. 26, 2014. McCay, a health care specialist, and Rivera are assigned to 101st Airborne Division's 159th Combat Aviation Brigade. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Joseph Green
  • U.S. Army Sgt. Mary McCay, right, escorts an injured soldier being medically transported into Craig Joint Theater Hospital on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Jan. 26, 2014. McCay, a health care specialist, is assigned to 101st Airborne Division's 159th Combat Aviation Brigade. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Joseph Green
  • U.S. Army Maj. Mario Rivera restocks and resets the medical equipment inside a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter after a medical transportation mission on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Jan. 26, 2014. Rivera is assigned to 101st Airborne Division's 159th Combat Aviation Brigade. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Joseph Green