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Published:May 17th, 2007 09:24 EST
Insurgent Targets Destroyed By Apache Crew

Insurgent Targets Destroyed By Apache Crew

By SOP newswire

BAGHDAD – Multi-National Division–Baghdad attack helicopters destroyed two insurgent vehicles May 15.

An AH-64D Apache helicopter crew from the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division destroyed two insurgent vehicles with weapon mounts while they were concealed in an orchard, possibly destroying a cache of weapons as well.

The Apache was conducting a reconnaissance mission supporting the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, when the crew spotted the trucks and potential cache.

The crew positively identified the targets and received clearance to engage the three targets. All three targets were destroyed.

Apache crew destroys insurgent targets
Multi-National Division – Baghdad PAO