Airborne Anniversary

August 12, 2012 - 11:34 AM
In this Aug. 7, 2012 photo provided by the U.S. Army, U.S. Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters from the 159th Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division, land to pick-up soldiers from 2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division while conducting an air assault in preparation for the Week of Eagles, at Fort Campbell, Ky. This week, thousands of active-duty soldiers and veterans are gathering at Fort Campbell, Ky., to honor the division that was created 70 years ago, even as its current soldiers prepare to leave for Afghanistan. (U.S. Army/Staff Sgt. Todd A Christopherson)