Kentucky Army Aviation receives newest aircraft

Staff Report

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Charlie Co., 1st battalion 376th Aviation received their first UH-72 Lakota to replace the aging OH-58 Kiowas at the Boone National Guard Center, in Frankfort, Ky. Oct. 22, 2013. The Lakota is a twin-engine helicopter with a single, four-bladed main rotor. The UH-72 is a militarized version of the Eurocopter EC145 and is built by American Eurocopter division of EADS North America. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Scott Raymond)

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Charlie Co., 1st battalion 376th Aviation received their first UH-72 Lakota to replace the aging OH-58 Kiowas at the Boone National Guard Center, in Frankfort, Ky. Oct. 22, 2013. The Lakota is a twin-engine helicopter with a single, four-bladed main rotor. The UH-72 is a militarized version of the Eurocopter EC145 and is built by American Eurocopter division of EADS North America. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Scott Raymond)

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