Huey Minigun

Sgt. Mathew Cummings, a UH-1Y Huey crew chief with Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 369, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (Forward), fires a GAU-17 mini gun on a range outside Camp Bastion, Sept. 3. The Marines made the range run after flying a mission to provide aerial reconnaissance for Marines from 3rd Battalion, 1st Marines. HMLA-369 also provided overwatch while the unit moved through a densely-populated area in Southern Helmand province.

Sgt. Mathew Cummings, a UH-1Y Huey crew chief with Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 369, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (Forward), fires a GAU-17 mini gun on a range outside Camp Bastion, Sept. 3. The Marines made the range run after flying a mission to provide aerial reconnaissance for Marines from 3rd Battalion, 1st Marines. HMLA-369 also provided overwatch while the unit moved through a densely-populated area in Southern Helmand province. Photo by Cpl. Ryan Rholes.