3rd Combat Aviation Brigade Aircraft List

Savannah - Over the last few months, I've been able to identify a few more new 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade Helicopters at Hunter AAF. I still think it's possible that some of the helicopters identified as 4-3 AVN UH-60Ms could be C/2-3 AVN HH-60Ms, so if anything changes, I'll post another update. If anyone has … Continue reading 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade Aircraft List

3rd Combat Aviation Brigade Aircraft Update; 16 October 2018

Monitoring has yielded a few more additions to the new list of 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade aircraft since the last update a couple of weeks ago. As always, if you have any additions or corrections, please let me know here, on Twitter, or on the Facebook page. ARMY 26458, UH-60L, 92-26458, A/2-3 AVN?) ARMY 26482 … Continue reading 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade Aircraft Update; 16 October 2018

3rd Combat Aviation Brigade Aircraft Update; 28 September 2018

Savannah - A few weeks ago, I posted some listings of 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade aircraft; some more monitoring time in Savannah has yielded a few more additions to the list, so it's time for another update: ARMY 26458, UH-60L, 92-26458, A/2-3 AVN?) ARMY 26482 (UH-60L, 93-26482, A/2-3 AVN)2 ARMY 26587 (UH-60L, 94-26587, A/2-3 AVN)1 … Continue reading 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade Aircraft Update; 28 September 2018

3rd Combat Aviation Brigade Aircraft Update; 6 September 2018

Savannah - Last week I posted about Hunter AAF's 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade flying again after their return from a deployment; this week I've got an update to the list of aircraft I began in that post. Since then, I've heard a few more new aircraft, so the list has grown. Thanks to information from … Continue reading 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade Aircraft Update; 6 September 2018

3rd Combat Aviation Brigade Post Deployment Update; 30 August 2018

Savannah - Last week, I posted that the 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade is back in the air following its return from a deployment.  During my last couple of visits home in Savannah, I've had the chance to monitor their evening activity so in turn, I've been able to update the current list of 3rd Combat … Continue reading 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade Post Deployment Update; 30 August 2018

The 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade is Back in the Savannah Skies After Returning From Deployment

Savannah - A few extra days in Savannah than normal this past week gave me the opportunity to catch the aircraft of the 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade at Hunter AAF flying after their recent return from deployment. For the last year, the skies over Savannah have been bereft of the Brigade's UH-60s, CH-47s, and AH-64s … Continue reading The 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade is Back in the Savannah Skies After Returning From Deployment

3rd Combat Aviation Brigade to Deploy to Afghanistan

Savannah - On 29 September 2017 the 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade at Hunter AAF, part of the 3rd Infantry Division, cased in colors in preparation for deployment to Afghanistan. Approximately half of the Aviation Brigade will deploy to Afghanistan and stand up as Task Force Falcon, augmented by Army National Guard units from Illinois, Iowa, … Continue reading 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade to Deploy to Afghanistan

3rd Combat Aviation Brigade Tailnumbers

Savannah - I've been trying to put together a list of tail numbers for the helicopters assigned to the 3rd Aviation Brigade at Hunter AAF for a while now and I've finally come up with one. I've used what I've heard on the radios, seen on Mode-S/ADS-B, and information from other spotter sources such as … Continue reading 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade Tailnumbers

AH-64D Unit Change for the 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade at Hunter AAF

Savannah - On 7 October, 1-3 AVN was re-designated as 3-17 Cavalry Regiment "Lighthorse." Earlier this year, the 3-17 Cav's OH-58D Kiowas were mothballed and the unit temporarily disestablished. Now that they've been reestablished, they take over the AH-64D mission within the 3rd Infantry Division's 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade. It has been reported that the … Continue reading AH-64D Unit Change for the 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade at Hunter AAF

3rd Aviation Brigade UH-60M News and Update; 17 June 2014

The day after I was searching for news on the UH-60Ms at Hunter AAF, Edwin from the Apache Research Group sent me a link to an Army news story on them (it looks like I was looking a day too early!).  The article confirms that the 3rd Aviation Brigade has received UH-60Ms, but it also … Continue reading 3rd Aviation Brigade UH-60M News and Update; 17 June 2014