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Members of B Company 1st Battalion 52 Aviation Regiment do preflight check on their CH47 Chinook Helicopters at the Talkeetna, AK airport on Friday, April 26, 2013. They were preparing to fly supplies to the Denali Base Camp on Kahiltna Glacier in Denali National Park. The US Army group stationed in Fairbanks, AK gets needed high altitude flight training and the Park Service gets their camp up to the glacier.
Bob Hallinen
Members of B Company 1st Battalion 52 Aviation Regiment sling a load on a CH47 Chinook Helicopter from the Talkeetna, AK airport to Denali base camp on Friday, April 26, 2013. They were preparing to fly supplies to the Denali Base Camp on Kahiltna Glacier in Denali National Park. The US Army group stationed in Fairbanks, AK gets needed high altitude flight training and the Park Service gets their camp up to the glacier.
Bob Hallinen
Members of B Company 1st Battalion 52 Aviation Regiment sling a load on a CH47 Chinook Helicopter from the Talkeetna, AK airport to Denali base camp on Friday, April 26, 2013. They were preparing to fly supplies to the Denali Base Camp on Kahiltna Glacier in Denali National Park. The US Army group stationed in Fairbanks, AK gets needed high altitude flight training and the Park Service gets their camp up to the glacier.
Bob Hallinen
Members of B Company 1st Battalion 52 Aviation Regiment sling a load on a CH47 Chinook Helicopter from the Talkeetna, AK airport to Denali base camp on Friday, April 26, 2013. The Sugar Bears are flying supplies to the Denali Base Camp on Kahiltna Glacier in Denali National Park. The load inside the Chinook is for base camp and the sling load will be flown to the 14,000 foot camp when weather permits. The US Army group stationed in Fairbanks, AK gets needed high altitude flight training and the Park Service gets their camp up to the glacier.
Bob Hallinen
Members of B Company 1st Battalion 52 Aviation Regiment sling a load on a CH47 Chinook Helicopter from the Talkeetna, AK airport to Denali base camp on Friday, April 26, 2013. The Sugar Bears are flying supplies to the Denali Base Camp on Kahiltna Glacier in Denali National Park. The load inside the Chinook is for base camp and the sling load will be flown to the 14,000 foot camp when weather permits. The US Army group stationed in Fairbanks, AK gets needed high altitude flight training and the Park Service gets their camp up to the glacier.
Bob Hallinen
Members of B Company 1st Battalion 52 Aviation Regiment and Denali National Park Service personal unload a CH47 Chinook Helicopter at Denali base camp on Friday, April 26, 2013. The Sugar Bears are flying supplies to the Denali Base Camp on Kahiltna Glacier in Denali National Park. The load inside the Chinook is for base camp and the sling load will be flown to the 14,000-foot camp when weather permits. The US Army group stationed in Fairbanks, AK gets needed high altitude flight training and the Park Service gets their camp up to the glacier.
Bob Hallinen
Members of B Company 1st Battalion 52 Aviation Regiment and Denali National Park Service personal unload a CH47 Chinook Helicopter at Denali base camp on Friday, April 26, 2013. The Sugar Bears are flying supplies to the Denali Base Camp on Kahiltna Glacier in Denali National Park. The load inside the Chinook is for base camp and the sling load will be flown to the 14,000-foot camp when weather permits. The US Army group stationed in Fairbanks, AK gets needed high altitude flight training and the Park Service gets their camp up to the glacier.
Bob Hallinen
Crew Chief Sgt. Shad Cabe gives the thumbs up as the Chinooks of B Company 1st Battalion 52 Aviation are ready to leave Denali base camp on Friday, April 26, 2013. The Sugar Bears are flying supplies to the Denali Base Camp on Kahiltna Glacier in Denali National Park. The load inside the Chinook is for base camp and the sling load will be flown to the 14,000-foot camp when weather permits. The US Army group stationed in Fairbanks, AK gets needed high altitude flight training and the Park Service gets their camp up to the glacier.
Bob Hallinen
Members of B Company 1st Battalion 52 Aviation Regiment do preflight check on their CH47 Chinook Helicopters at the Talkeetna, AK airport on Friday, April 26, 2013. They were preparing to fly supplies to the Denali Base Camp on Kahiltna Glacier in Denali National Park. The US Army group stationed in Fairbanks, AK gets needed high altitude flight training and the Park Service gets their camp up to the glacier.
Bob Hallinen
Members of B Company 1st Battalion 52 Aviation Regiment sling a load on a CH47 Chinook Helicopter from the Talkeetna, AK airport to Denali base camp on Friday, April 26, 2013. They were preparing to fly supplies to the Denali Base Camp on Kahiltna Glacier in Denali National Park. The US Army group stationed in Fairbanks, AK gets needed high altitude flight training and the Park Service gets their camp up to the glacier.
Bob Hallinen
Members of B Company 1st Battalion 52 Aviation Regiment sling a load on a CH47 Chinook Helicopter from the Talkeetna, AK airport to Denali base camp on Friday, April 26, 2013. They were preparing to fly supplies to the Denali Base Camp on Kahiltna Glacier in Denali National Park. The US Army group stationed in Fairbanks, AK gets needed high altitude flight training and the Park Service gets their camp up to the glacier.
Bob Hallinen
Members of B Company 1st Battalion 52 Aviation Regiment sling a load on a CH47 Chinook Helicopter from the Talkeetna, AK airport to Denali base camp on Friday, April 26, 2013. The Sugar Bears are flying supplies to the Denali Base Camp on Kahiltna Glacier in Denali National Park. The load inside the Chinook is for base camp and the sling load will be flown to the 14,000 foot camp when weather permits. The US Army group stationed in Fairbanks, AK gets needed high altitude flight training and the Park Service gets their camp up to the glacier.
Bob Hallinen
Members of B Company 1st Battalion 52 Aviation Regiment sling a load on a CH47 Chinook Helicopter from the Talkeetna, AK airport to Denali base camp on Friday, April 26, 2013. The Sugar Bears are flying supplies to the Denali Base Camp on Kahiltna Glacier in Denali National Park. The load inside the Chinook is for base camp and the sling load will be flown to the 14,000 foot camp when weather permits. The US Army group stationed in Fairbanks, AK gets needed high altitude flight training and the Park Service gets their camp up to the glacier.
Bob Hallinen
Members of B Company 1st Battalion 52 Aviation Regiment and Denali National Park Service personal unload a CH47 Chinook Helicopter at Denali base camp on Friday, April 26, 2013. The Sugar Bears are flying supplies to the Denali Base Camp on Kahiltna Glacier in Denali National Park. The load inside the Chinook is for base camp and the sling load will be flown to the 14,000-foot camp when weather permits. The US Army group stationed in Fairbanks, AK gets needed high altitude flight training and the Park Service gets their camp up to the glacier.
Bob Hallinen
Members of B Company 1st Battalion 52 Aviation Regiment and Denali National Park Service personal unload a CH47 Chinook Helicopter at Denali base camp on Friday, April 26, 2013. The Sugar Bears are flying supplies to the Denali Base Camp on Kahiltna Glacier in Denali National Park. The load inside the Chinook is for base camp and the sling load will be flown to the 14,000-foot camp when weather permits. The US Army group stationed in Fairbanks, AK gets needed high altitude flight training and the Park Service gets their camp up to the glacier.
Bob Hallinen
Crew Chief Sgt. Shad Cabe gives the thumbs up as the Chinooks of B Company 1st Battalion 52 Aviation are ready to leave Denali base camp on Friday, April 26, 2013. The Sugar Bears are flying supplies to the Denali Base Camp on Kahiltna Glacier in Denali National Park. The load inside the Chinook is for base camp and the sling load will be flown to the 14,000-foot camp when weather permits. The US Army group stationed in Fairbanks, AK gets needed high altitude flight training and the Park Service gets their camp up to the glacier.
Bob Hallinen
Craig Medred