CJTF-HOA conducts Raven RQ-11 demo for Djiboutian Forces

U.S. Army Soldiers assigned to the 1st Battalion, 153rd Infantry Regiment, Task Force Warrior, an associated unit of Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, demonstrate the use of a ground control station in an airfield in southern Djibouti, Aug. 21, 2017. The demonstration was given in an effort to help the Djibouti Armed Forces determine if the RQ-11 Raven remotely piloted aircraft might benefit FAD operations that maintain stability and security in and around Djibouti. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Eboni Prince)
U.S. Army Soldiers assigned to the 1st Battalion, 153rd Infantry Regiment, Task Force Warrior, an associated unit of Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, demonstrate the use of a ground control station in an airfield in southern Djibouti, Aug. 21, 2017. The demonstration was given in an effort to help the Djibouti Armed Forces determine if the RQ-11 Raven remotely piloted aircraft might benefit FAD operations that maintain stability and security in and around Djibouti. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Eboni Prince)
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