140th Aviation air assaults the Rim and Jawbone Complex Fire

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    Sgt. Chris Boni, crew chief from the 1-140th Aviation Battalion (Air Assault) out of Los Alamitos Joint Training Base (JFTB), releases water from over head while battling the Rim Fire in Kern County. The UH-60 Crew doused the Rim fire with a total of 30,111 gallons the past three days while battling the Jawbone complex wildfires in support of Bureau of Land Management, Kern County fire, and CAL FIRE.(Air National Guard photo/Master Sgt. Julie Avey)

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    1. manleyaudio 32 months ago | reply

      Wow this is an amazing capture.

    2. yunita magdalena 31 months ago | reply

      that's great to workhard in handling!
      good job!

    3. Colin Mader 31 months ago | reply

      wow this is an amazing shot and sort of depressing

    4. WereWolfsWings 31 months ago | reply

      Very cool, if a little disorientating. ^_^; Love the colors and the soldier's expression.

    5. Serge Pikhotskiy 30 months ago | reply

      This is powerful shot! Well done!

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