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.)
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...

6-52 Theatre Fixed Wing Battalion conducts change of command via teleconference amid COVID-19 pandemic
U.S. Army Reserve Lt. Col. Patrick L. Pollak, outgoing commander of 6th Battalion, 52nd Aviation Regiment (Theatre Fixed Wing Battalion), 11th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade, relinquished command to Lt. Col. Bryan P. Klatt during a teleconference change of command ceremony, June 8, 2020.  COVID-19 restrictions limited attendance to immediate family, staff, and key personnel; however, the unique ceremony still allowed for proper acknowledgment of Pollak's career, while adapting to the changes brought upon by the coronavirus.
June 9, 2020 - Army Reserve Lt. Col. Patrick L. Pollak relinquished command of 6th Battalion, 52nd Aviation Regiment (Theatre Fixed Wing Battalion), 11th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade, to Lt. Col. Bryan P. Klatt in a telephonic...

Army Reserve flight surgeon joins fight against COVID-19 in New York City
Maj. Theresa R. Simard, a flight surgeon with the 11th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade out of Fort Carson, Colorado, takes a break to pose for the camera inside the Javits Convention Center, now known as the Javits New York Medical Station, in New York City, April 21, 2020.  Simard is one of over 1,200 medical professionals who received the call to mobilize with the Urban Augmentation Medical Task Forces to support the coronavirus relief efforts and curb the spread of the disease.
May 29, 2020 - Medical workers and other experts have been on the frontlines fighting the coronavirus pandemic since the infection surged in the United States in early March...

Army Reserve Soldier cooks for holistic readiness
U.S. Army Spc. Alexis Holfeltz, a culinary specialist with 1-158th Aviation Regiment, 11th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade, Army Reserve Aviation Command, Conroe, Texas, poses for a portrait on a Mobile Kitchen Trailer for the Joint Culinary Training Exercise March 7, 2020.  The 45th annual JCTE started March 4 at Fort Lee MacLaughlin Fitness Center and continues until March 13.  The exercise, administered by the Joint Culinary Center of Excellence, is the largest American Culinary Federation-sanctioned competition in North America. The exercise showcased the talent of more than 200 military chefs from all military services around the globe to include four international teams.  (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Spc. Therese Prats)
April 13, 2020 - U.S. Army Reserve Spc. Alexis Holfeltz is an archaeologist by civilian trade and an Army Reserve culinary specialist, who spends her drill weekends planning and preparing meals for the 1-158th Aviation Regiment, 11th...

Army Reserve Soldier combines military skills with civilian training to fight COVID-19
Staff Sgt. William J. Watt, an Army flight medic with Company C, 7th Battalion, 158th Aviation Regiment (General Support Aviation Battalion), 11th Expeditionary Combat Aviation Brigade, poses in front of a firetruck with South Metro Fire Rescue in Denver, Colorado, April 9.  Watt is a Troop Program Unit Soldier currently serving as a firefighter paramedic in his civilian capacity on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
April 10, 2020 - Staff Sgt. William J. Watt, an Army flight medic with Company C, 7th Battalion, 158th Aviation Regiment (General Support Aviation Battalion), is a TPU Soldier who currently serves as a firefighter paramedic on the front lines...

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