GRAFENWOEHR, Germany -- Soldiers from the 44th Expeditionary Signal Battalion, 2nd Signal Brigade, "Brigade of Excellence", conducted sling load and air operations training with the help of two CH-47 Chinook Helicopters from Hotel Company, 1st Battalion, 214th Aviation Regiment, 12th Combat Aviation Brigade, "Big Windy", Mar. 22-23, at the Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany.
AVIANO AIR BASE, Italy -- 3rd Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, Task Force Spearhead, 12th Combat Aviation Brigade, provided two UH-60L Black Hawk helicopters in support of sling load training conducted by 173rd Airborne Brigade, at Frida drop-zone, Pordenone, Italy, Mar. 9, 2016.
More than 70 Soldiers and four U.S. Army AH-64 Apache helicopters, from 1st Battalion, 3rd Aviation Regiment, 12th Combat Aviation Brigade, supported units from the 1st and 2nd Brigades of the Royal Danish Army during Operation White Sword at the Oksbøl Training Area on the western coast of Denmark, Dec. 4-10.
ZARAGOZA, Spain (November 6, 2015) -- The 12th Combat Aviation Brigade, or CAB, deployed more than 180 Soldiers and completed missions including close combat attack, air assaults, slingloads, and downed aircraft recovery training, refueling and air-to-ground operations and the integration of joint multi-national elements, in support of Exercise Trident Juncture 15, which concluded November 5, 2015.
KATTERBACH, Germany (October 8, 2015) -- The 2nd Battalion, 159th Aviation Regiment, was reflagged as 1st Battalion, 3rd Aviation Regiment, 12th Combat Aviation Brigade, at Katterbach Army Airfield, Germany on October 8, 2015.
HAMMELBURG TRAINING AREA, Germany (Sept. 8-9, 2015) - The 4th Battalion, 3rd Aviation Regiment, from Hunter Army Airfield, Ga., the current rotational aviation force attached to the 12th Combat Aviation Brigade, sent one HH-60 Medevac Black Hawk and crew to support aircraft familiarization and medical evacuation (MEDEVAC) training for 208 German Bundeswehr Soldiers from 401 Armored Infantry Battalion on Sept. 8-9, at the Hammelburg Training Area, Germany.
GRAFENWOEHR TRAINING AREA, Germany (August 31, 2015) -- 12th Combat Aviation Brigade sent two CH-47F MYII Chinook Helicopters to support 280 Soldiers of 1st Squadron, 91st Cavalry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade, for airborne training on August. 31, 2015, at the Grafenwoehr Training Area - Bunker DZ, in Germany.
ANSBACH, Germany (July 15, 2015) -- With the Army restructuring initiative in full swing, U.S. Soldiers from 3-158th Assault Helicopter Battalion, 12th Combat Aviation Brigade and German soldiers from the Reginalstab Nord, FwRes Bamberg came together one last time, for a true international exchange.
KATTERBACH, Germany (June 24, 2015) -- The 3rd Battalion, 158th Aviation Regiment, 12th Combat Aviation Brigade, officially cased its colors for the last time, Wednesday, June 24, 2015, in Hanger Two.
ILLESHEIM, Germany (June 23, 2015) -- The 3rd Battalion, 159th Aviation Regiment, 12th Combat Aviation Brigade, officially cased its colors, Tuesday, June 23, 2015, in preparation for its relocation to Fort Wainwright, Alaska.