|US air support gives cover as the Rangers secure the crash site|
|Rangers having dropped on the crash site move up to secure the area and prepare demolition charges on the wreck.|
|First contact!, Kate chewing Somalis open up on the Yankee invaders|
|Civilians intermingled with Somali militia|
|US air support provides deadly airborne sniper cover. This was very effective at taking out the RPG teams that threatened the task force vehicles.|
|"Man Down!!". The first casualty is a fatality as the Rangers are forced to deal with an angry mob of civilians.|
|As the Rangers prepare to force an entry into the nearby building the Somali militia prepare to spring their ambush.|
|Weight of numbers making up for lack of quality and the Rangers are drawn in to an unequal firefight.|
|The battle rages on the first corner as the HUMVEEs add their 50cal fire support|
|The Olympus Hotel, with its VIPs waiting for their taxis at the front.|
|The casualties continue to mount at "Hellfire Corner"|
The Somalis numbers had grown significantly as the game progressed and thus their anti-aircraft fire became more potent. As the second Black Hawk strafing run came in over the city, the second helicopter was shot down crashing at the north west corner of town. This was was a body blow to US morale, forcing them to change the plan and get the VIPs out from the North and pull out the wounded and crashed helicopter crews at the same time.
|Black Hawk Super-Six Two down with the Delta Team at the corner with a man down|
Not only that but now the HUMVEEs were taking hits, two being quickly disabled and with the truck brought in to carry out the VIPs taking damage the convoy was now only able to limp along at half speed.
|The wheels are starting to come off with a second crash site still unsecured|
|The survivors of Ranger Chalk 1 are rounded up ready to face the press|