US Marine Chopper Picking Up AA Gun, Grenada, 1983

A U.S. Marine Corps Sikorsky CH-53D Sea Stallion helicopter hovers above the ground near a Soviet ZU-23 anti-aircraft weapon prior to picking it up during "Operation Urgent Fury", the U.S. invasion of Grenada in October 1983. The Sea Stallion was from Marine medium helicopter squadron HMM-261 Raging Bulls, which was deployed aboard the helicopter carrier USS Guam (LPH-9).

Taken on 1983-10-25
Source TSgt. M. J. Creen, USMC
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