Photo of the Day: Oct 18, 2012

A U.S. Marine Corps UH-1Y Venom utility helicopter and an AH-1W Cobra attack helicopter with Marine Light Helicopter Squadron (HMLA) 469, Marine Aircraft Group 38, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (Forward), conduct operations over Helmand province, Afghanistan, Oct. 17, 2012. HMLA-469 provided air support for counter-insurgency operations in Helmand. (Sgt. Keonaona C. Paulo/USMC)

The surge in Afghanistan might be over, but that doesn’t mean that operations are.  Here two helicopters provide support in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

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Zach is the State Department correspondent, cyberwarfare, research & development and business reporter for Defense News.
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