Chinook

Left to right: Sgt. Justin Hill, CW2 Brennan Avants; Capt. Alec Finlay; Maj. Eric Carlson (credit: Colorado National Guard)

Fort Carson Soldiers Proudly Serve At Home When Disasters Strike

Usually the 4th Combat Aviation Brigade flies combat missions overseas but when it moved to Fort Carson in 2013 the soldiers knew they could find themselves on missions much closer to home.

03/17/2014

A Chinook helicopter from Fort Carson (credit: CBS)

Colorado National Guard Helps With Security, Helicopters At Fires

More than 100 Colorado National Guard soldiers and pilots are helping with security and firefighting efforts at three wildfires in the state.

06/22/2013

(credit: United States Air Force Academy)

Military Plays Huge Role In Fighting Black Forest Fire

Part of the federal response to the Black Forest Fire is the huge role the military has played in battling the fire.

06/15/2013

A Chinook helicopter from Fort Carson (credit: CBS)

Military Joins Wildfire Fight Much Faster Than Last Year

Federal and military resources have joined the wildfires fight much more quickly compared to the wildfires last year.

06/12/2013

(credit: CBS)

Twin-Rotor Copters Arrive For New Fort Carson Unit

Three Chinook helicopters have been delivered to Fort Carson for a new combat aviation brigade.

01/30/2013

(credit: CBS)

Nearly 70 Colorado Army National Guard Soldiers Back Home

Nearly 70 soldiers from the 2nd Battalion 135th Aviation Regiment arrived At Buckley Air Force Base Wednesday morning.

05/30/2012

Chief Warrant Officer David Carter (credit: CBS)

Pilot’s Body Returns To Colorado After Afghan Crash

The body of a National Guard pilot was returned to Colorado on Wednesday after he was among 38 people killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan.

08/17/2011

Chief Warrant Officer David Carter (credit: CBS)

Colorado Pilot Who Died In Afghan Crash Will Be Sorely Missed

A Colorado Army National Guardsmen was among the 30 U.S. troops killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan.

08/09/2011

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