Watch CH-47 Chinook Helicopter Reserve Units practice their shooting skills during an Army Reserve Unit Training.
When you're part of a CH-47 Chinook helicopter crew in the Army Reserve, you have to keep your skills sharp. The Soldiers in the 244th Aviation Brigade practice defending their aircraft by conducting gunnery tests for all the crewmembers. Watch them qualify on an M-60 machine gun.
Being a Soldier in the Army Reserve gives you skills that go beyond knowing how to do your job well. You learn how to work as a team and how to lead. Watch Army Reserve Soldiers of the 244th prepare for their exercise.
Each member of the team does his or her part to ensure the mission is a success. From the Chinook pilots to the detachment commander, each Soldier knows what to do to help the others out. See how everyone works together to hit the target.
A Critical Part
The Army Reserve is crucial to the overall mission of the Army. Training in the Army Reserve is challenging and demanding—it’s a necessity to achieve success. Watch Chief Warrant Officer Davis explain what it takes for the entire Army Reserve training to be a success.