Army Reserve Soldiers with Delta Company, 5th Battalion, 159th General Support Aviation Battalion, 244th Aviation Brigade, 11th Aviation Command conduct preflight checks on their helicopters in preparation to provide support for Hurricane Florence relief efforts as part of the Total Army Response. (U.S. Army Reserve video by Sgt. Fred Brown/214th MPAD.)
Students study JLTV electrical systems
U.S. Army Reserve Staff Sgt. Patrick McCoy, assigned to the 282nd Engineer Company, 416th Engineer Command based in Fort Carson, Colo., and a military technician based at the Equipment Concentration Site-42, prepares to use a digital multimeter to check continuity of a Joint Light Tactical Vehicle connector while Staff Sgt. Allan Zink, assigned to the Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade based in Fort Carson, and a military technician based at the Equipment Concentration Site-42, Fort Carson, looks on a laptop to tell him what pin will be tested in the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle Phase One course at the 88th Readiness Division Fort McCoy, Wis., Draw Yard March 1, 2022.  (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. 1st Class Clinton Wood).
May 10, 2022 - Troubleshooting was the name of the game for the students in the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle Phase One course which dealt with the vehicle’s electrical systems at the 88th Readiness Division-operated Draw Yard here May 2-5,...

CH-47 crew, 89B students conduct sling-load training at Fort McCoy
Students and staff with the 89B Ammunition Supply Course conduct sling-load training with a CH-47 Chinook crew at Sparta-Fort McCoy Airport on Feb. 7, 2022, at Fort McCoy, Wis. The Ammunition Supply Course, taught by Regional Training Site-Maintenance staff at Fort McCoy, is a four-week course that provides training for Soldiers who are reclassifying to the 89B military occupational specialty. The sling-load training is one of the last major training events during the course. A sling load is used to transport munitions to remote locations or to expedite shipments in hostile locations. The CH-47 crew is with the Army Reserve’s 7th Battalion, 158th Aviation Regiment of New Century, Kansas. (U.S. Army Photo by Scott T. Sturkol, Public Affairs Office, Fort McCoy, Wis.)
Feb. 18, 2022 - Students and staff with the 89B Ammunition Supply Course conducted sling-load training with a CH-47 Chinook crew at Sparta-Fort McCoy Airport on Feb. 7 at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin...

11th ECAB maintainers demonstrate excellence during mobilization training
U.S. Army Soldiers with 90th Aviation Support Battalion and Delta Company, 7-158th General Support Aviation Battalion, 11th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade, perform inspections on a CH-47 Chinook at North Fort Hood, TX on November 19, 2021. (U.S. Army photo by Cpl. Nicholas Fuel)
Dec. 7, 2021 - As part of the 11th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade’s post-mobilization at North Fort Hood, Texas, a culminating training exercise (CTE) tested every aspect of its personnel and aviation assets in order to assess the...

11th ECAB Soldiers meet First Army commanding general
U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Antonio Aguto, commanding general of First Army visits with mobilizing Soldiers of the 11th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade, U.S. Army Reserve, at North Fort Hood, TX on October 26, 2021.
Nov. 1, 2021 - U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Antonio Aguto Jr., commanding general of First Army, visited Soldiers assigned to 11th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade (ECAB) during their mobilization at North Fort Hood, to assess their mission...

Army Reserve MEDEVAC company teaches military working dog handlers hoist procedures
Flight medics and crew chiefs in Company C, 7th Battalion, 158th Aviation Regiment, 11th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade, conducts Medevac hoist training with military working dog handlers in the 69th Military Police Detachment on Fort Carson, Colorado, June 2, 2021. This training ensures that K-9 handlers are familiar with safely rigging their MWDs to the hoist mechanism for Medevac extraction.
June 24, 2021 - Company C, 7th Battalion, 158th Aviation Regiment, 11th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade, hosted MEDEVAC hoist training with military working dog (MWD) handlers on Fort Carson, Colorado, June 2-3, 2021...

Saving lives on and off duty: U.S. Army Reserve Soldier prevents suicide attempt
U.S. Army Reserve Sgt. Joseph Strehl, the Judge Advocate General noncommissioned officer for the 11th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade, poses for photo while at the Judge Advocate General's Legal Center and School in Charlottesville, Virginia, June 14, 2021. (Sgt. Lory Edwards)
June 15, 2021 - U.S. Army Reserve Sgt. Joseph Strehl, a police officer in the St. Louis Police Department and operational law paralegal non-commissioned officer in the 11th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade, was returning home early on...

FAQs: COVID-19 Vaccine
Jan. 12, 2021 - Here, Soldiers may find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about the vaccine...

FAQs: COVID-19 impact to the U.S. Army Reserve
Dec. 22, 2020 - These questions have been submitted by Soldiers to various U.S. Army Reserve social media websites. Here, Soldiers may find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions...

Colorado Army Reserve Aviation Brigade mobilizes to Pennsylvania for Warfighter 21-2
U.S. Army Reserve Command Sgt. Maj. Carl M. Sheckles, Jr., the senior noncommissioned officer of the 11th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade, mentors Spc. Christopher Sitler, an indirect fire infantryman, at Fort Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania Oct. 30, 2020. According to Sheckles, as leaders we must invest in our junior Soldiers as that investment is the development of the next generation of great leaders that will guide our Army.
Nov. 9, 2020 - Over 150 Soldiers from the 11th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade, Army Reserve Aviation Command, arrived in Lebanon County to establish the brigade’s tactical operation center in preparation for the unit’s first...

Army Reserve aviation brigade adapts to COVID-19 challenges by conducting local command post exercise
Col. Roger F. Deon, Jr., commander of the 11th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade, and Command Sgt. Maj. Carl M. Sheckles, Jr., brigade senior enlisted noncommissioned officer, stand in front of a formation at Manhart Field on Fort Carson, Colo., Aug. 15, 2020, to recognize the Soldiers whose work significantly contributed to the success of Operation Crossbow.
Aug. 28, 2020 - Since July 2019, the 11th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade, Army Reserve Aviation Command, planned and coordinated for its participation in Northern Strike 2020, a large-scale training exercise hosted by the Michigan...

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