1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment 1-228 AVN
1965 to present
Part of Joint Task Force Bravo, JTF-Bravo, Conducts aviation operations throughout USSOUTHCOM's area of responsibility.
Typical missions include: counter drug operations, disaster relief, humanitarian assistance, air movement of people equipment and supplies, Aero-medical evacuation, and limited search and rescue.
C Company from 1987 Sugar Bears
previous named 242nd ASHC
based at Ladd AAF flying with the Chinook
1-228 AVN List of helicopters
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| M.8855 || ch-47f || 10-08855 : US Army; 2014 Co B 1-228th AVN JTF-Bravo; 26oct15 in Belize for counter-dr+ |
| M.8113 || ch-47f || 12-08113 : 18apr16 asg 1-228th AVN JTF-Bravo in Panama for fireflighting |
| b-194 || ch-47a || 65-08022 : US Army;
w/o 15oct70 asg Co A 228th ASHB |
| b-388 || ch-47b || 66-19130 : 1971, I was flight engineer on this at Pleiku with C 228th Air Cav, Michae+ |
| 21094 || ah-1g || 71-21023 : 1985-1986, I commanded in C Co, 228th Attack Helicopter Battalion, 1st Imp+ |