Runway Repairs

A U.S. Airman assigned to the 1st Expeditionary Civil Engineering Group operates a volumetric mixer during runway repair operations at Qayyarah West airfield, Iraq, Oct.9, 2016. 1st ECEG has been tasked with repairing the runway after the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) destroyed it by using heavy machinery and explosives to disrupt Coalition forces from gaining control in the area. A Coalition of regional and international nations have joined together to enable Iraqi forces to counter ISIL, reestablish Iraq’s borders and re-take lost terrain thereby restoring regional stability and security. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Christopher Brecht)

PHOTO BY: Pfc. Christopher Brecht
VIRIN: 161009-A-MF745-034.JPG
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