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RU Ready For Some Flyovers
TAG at Operation Jump Start

With the start of football season the New Jersey Army National Guard received high visibility with several low passes. Aircrews from the 1st Battalion, 150th Aviation (Air Assault) in West Trenton fly a Blackhawk UH-60 helicopter over the crowd at Rutgers University stadium in Piscataway.

pair of Blackhawks were joined by a Kiowa reconnaissance rotary aircraft for the start of the Scarlet Knights homecoming game against Ohio on Sept. 16. On the ground Army Guard recruiters talked to fans before the start of the game. Photo by Staff Sgt. Joseph Donnelly, 444MPAD.

Inset Photo shows the 1st Battalion, 150th Aviation Soldiers on the sidelines at Giants Stadium as the aircrews received thunderous applause when they were introduced to the crowd near the end of the first quarter. A trio of Blackhawks thrilled the thousands of fans at the Meadowlands at the start of the Giants vs. Colts games on Sept. 10. Photo by Lt. Col. James Garcia, NJDMAVA/PAO


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Volume 32 Number 5
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