Afghanistan Air Force To Get Armed MD 530 Helos

Credit: MD530F: MD Helicopters
LONDON – The Afghan air force (AAF) is set to add to its helicopter forces with the delivery of armed MD 530 light helos starting later this year. The air arm already operates a small number of MD 530F single-engine helicopters to help train new helo pilots from Shindand airfield in Western...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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