Posted on 06 April 2011 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—A packed house greeted members of the Iowa Army National Guards Company C, 2nd Battalion, 147th Aviation headquartered in Boone. The unit has been on a peace keeping mission of Kosovo and was mobilized in April 2010. Company C flies and maintains the UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters and logged over 2,400 hours flying time. Iowa Adjutant General, Major General Tim Orr welcomed the unit home in a ceremony held on the Boone Campus of Des Moines Area Community College.

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