A CH-47 Chinook Helicopter lands to pick up Soldiers from Charlie Company, 1ST Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division for a follow on misssion from Al Mara, Iraq on April 23, 2006. The air assualt was part of Operation Swift Sword, a mission to root out Anti-Iraqi Forces, weapons caches and possible training camps. (U.S. Army photo by SPC. Charles W. Gill) (Released)