U.S. Soldiers Train on Camp Bondsteel

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. soldiers line up and prepare to be hoisted on a fast-rope line hooked up to a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter during training on Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo, July 18, 2014. The soldiers, assigned to the 2nd Squadron, 38th Cavalry Regiment, 504th Battlefield Surveillance Brigade, are participating in fast-rope insertion and extraction training, and are employed by small units to make rapid infiltration and exfiltration using rotary-wing aircraft in confined areas. U.S. Army photo by Capt. Kevin Sandell
  • U.S. soldiers prepare to be hoisted on a fast-rope line hooked up to a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter during training on Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo, July 18, 2014. U.S. Army photo by Capt. Kevin Sandell
  • U.S. soldiers wait on the ground as soldiers prepare to be hoisted on a fast-rope line during training on Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo, July 18, 2014. The helicopter crew is assigned to the North Dakota Army National Guard's Company C, 2nd Battalion, 285th Aviation Regiment. U.S. Army photo by Capt. Kevin Sandell
  • U.S. soldiers prepare to be hoisted on a fast-rope line hooked up to a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter during training on Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo, July 18, 2014. U.S. Army photo by Capt. Kevin Sandell
  • A UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter hoists U.S. soldiers on a fast-rope line during training on Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo, July 18, 2014. U.S. Army photo by Capt. Kevin Sandell
  • A UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter, not shown, hoists U.S. soldiers on a fast-rope line during training on Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo, July 18, 2014. U.S. Army photo by Capt. Kevin Sandell
  • A UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter hoists U.S. soldiers on a fast-rope line during training on Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo, July 18, 2014. U.S. Army photo by Capt. Kevin Sandell
  • U.S. soldiers line up for a final inspection before being hoisted in the air by a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter during training on Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo, July 18, 2014. U.S. Army photo by Capt. Kevin Sandell
  • A U.S. soldier is hoisted in the air on a fast rope line by a hovering UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter during training on Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo, July 18, 2014. U.S. Army photo by Capt. Kevin Sandell