U.S., German pilots train together in Grafenwoehr

Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Christopher DeHart

U.S., German pilots train together in Grafenwoehr

By Sgt. 1st Class Christopher DeHart
May 16, 2011

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany -- Sgt. Ryan Bonham, an armament, electronics and avionics repairer with D Company, 2nd Battalion, 159th Aviation (left), shows German 1st Lt. Michael Ducke, a pilot with the German Army's Aviation Operational Evaluation unit, the controls on a one of the battalion's AH-64 Apache helicopters during a static display set up at the Grafenwoehr (Training Area here May 16. The 2-159th is an attack reconnaissance battalion that is part of U.S. Army Europe's 12th Combat Aviation Brigade, based in Katterbach, Germany.