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February’s arrival of a C-5 Galaxy at Riga International Airport, Latvia, with a pair of UH-60 Black Hawks aboard marked the start of a nine-month deployment for the 10th Combat Aviation Brigade to eastern Europe in support of Operation ‘Atlantic Resolve’.

10TH CAB IN EUROPE

FEATURE | 10TH CAB

SINCE THE UKRAINIAN territory of Crimea was annexed by Russia in March 2014, the US military has been engaged in Operation ‘Atlantic Resolve’ (OAR), a demonstration of commitment to security in the region, designed to reassure NATO allies and partners of America’s dedication to peace and stability. The physical result is a series of US military deployments from all services, to offer enhanced multi-national training and security co-operation activities with allies in eastern Europe.

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