Army, JTACS train with 81st FS pilots

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany -- U.S. Army UH-72 Lacota helicopter pilots prepare for takeoff from the flightline here Sept. 5. Joint terminal attack controllers and the helicopter pilots visited with the 81st Fighter Squadron here to exchange close-air-support tactics techniques and procedures. During their visit, they flew in an A-10 Thunderbolt II simulator, viewed the inside of an A-10 cockpit and viewed target information sent from ground forces to the A-10 pilots. The 81st FS shares and exchanges operating procedures with joint forces to ensure interoperability in future training exercises and contingency operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Natasha Stannard/Released)

PHOTO BY: Senior Airman Natasha StannardReleased
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