Aug 11, 2011

Picture of the Day: Simon Says

picture of the day Picture of the Day: Simon Says




landing safety office telling helicopter to hover Picture of the Day: Simon Says
Photograph by DEEMWUN


Photographer’s Description: The LSO (Landing Safety Officer) tells the landing CH-53 helicopter pilot to hover by spreading his arms horizontally. He can then direct the helo into position befor telling it to set down by lowering his arms.

LSO = Marine Corps Gunnery-Sergeant Cassanova
Helicopter = German CH-53 cargo helicopter from Marmal Airfield in northern Afghanistan on the outskirts of Mazar-E-Sharif, fourth largest city in the country
Location: FOB (Forward Operating Base) Deh Dadi II, Afghanistan



via Deemwun @ deviantART