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A gunner on a Chinook dangles her legs out the back of the helicopter over Lowgar province.

Contest entry D0101.

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American Humvee


A U.S. Army Chinook Helicopter makes its landing approach, in preparation to deliver a humvee to a Forward Operating Base in Southern Afghanistan, March 4, 2010. The Chinook Helicopter is the U.S. Army’s primary cargo rotary aircraft and has been one of the main work horses throughout Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan.

Photo by Kenny Holston of the United States of America.

Contest entry D0099.

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Waiting in the Dark


Pfc. Jesse Dispennette, a Soldier with Bravo Company 82nd Division Special Troops Battalion waits on a CH-47 Chinook during an air assault mission, December 18, 2009, Parwan, Afghanistan.

Photo by Chris Allison of the United States of America.

Contest entry D0046.

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