AH64 Apache helicopter ground crew loading ammunition, Helmand Province, Afghanistan, August 2007
Digital photograph by Sergeant Will Craig, Operation HERRICK, 2007.
3 Army Air Corps ground crew load HEDP (High Explosive Dual Purpose) 30 mm ammunition for an Apache helicopter's M230 Chain Gun. The weapon is mounted under the nose of the helicopter. The Apache can carry 1,200 rounds of 30 mm ammunition.
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National Army Museum, Study collection