U.S. Marines, Georgian Army conduct air/ground mission, Helmand

A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter forward deployed with Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 466 (HMH-466), Marine Aircraft Group Afghanistan (MAG-A), 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, prepares to land in a field in order to extract U.S. Marines assigned to Georgian Liaison Team 11 (GLT-11) and Georgian Army soldiers with Bravo Company, 31st Georgian Light Infantry Battalion (31st GLIB) during Operation Cyclone in Passau Village, Helmand province, Afghanistan, April 11, 2014. The 31st GLIB, GLT-11 and Marine Aircraft Group Afghanistan (MAG-A) executed “Operation Cyclone,” a combined air and ground mission designed to disrupt enemy activity in Helmand province. (Official U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Darien J. Bjorndal, Marine Expeditionary Brigade Afghanistan/ Released)

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