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  • PICTURE: Afghan army accepts donated Mi-24 attack helicopters


    Afghanistan's army has received its first three of six ex-Czech air force Mil Mi-24 attack helicopters during a delivery ceremony in Kabul ...


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  • PICTURE: Afghan army accepts donated Mi-24 attack helicopters


    Afghanistan's army has received its first three of six ex-Czech air force Mil Mi-24 attack helicopters during a...


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  • Etihad inks codeshare deal with Afghanistan’s Safi Airways

    News | 21 May 2012 10:53

    <p>Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways has entered into a codeshare agreement with Afghanistan's Safi Airways, starting 15 May.</p><p>The deal will see Etihad place...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Etihad-inks-codeshare-deal-with-Afghanistans-Safi-Airways-372109/
  • Afghan role hits Dutch

    News | 12 Apr 2010 15:30 | Anno Gravemaker

    The Netherlands started its military involvement in the Afghanistan region in 2002, but its commitment looks set to end late this year, following a political crisis ...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Afghan-role-hits-Dutch-340436/
  • PICTURE: Afghan army accepts donated Mi-24 attack helicopters

    News | 06 Dec 2008 10:10 | Craig Hoyle

    Afghanistan's army has received its first three of six ex-Czech air force Mil Mi-24 attack helicopters during a delivery ceremony in Kabul ...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-Afghan-army-accepts-donated-Mi-24-attack-helicopters-319738/
  • Dutch F-16AM crash

    News | 04 Sep 2006 23:00

    <P>The Royal Netherlands Air Force is to investigate the fatal crash of a Lockheed Martin F-16AM fighter in Afghanistan's southern Ghazni province on 31 August. The Dutch defence ministry has ruled out a missile attack as a possible cause of the accident, which happened when the aircraft was flying at high altitude while being flown in a close air-support mission to protect NATO troops. Delivered in 1987, the aircraft - J-364 - was operating from Kabul International airport.</P>http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Dutch-F-16AM-crash-208830/
  • Report out on Apache crash

    News | 18 Apr 2005 23:00

    <p>The Royal Netherlands Air Force is to improve its operating procedures for the Boeing AH-64D Apache attack helicopter, following an investigation into an August 2004 crash involving the service in Afghanistan, writes <i style='mso-bidi-font-style:normal'>Anno</i><i style='mso-bidi-font-style:normal'> Gravemaker</i>.</p> <p>Pilot error has been identified as having caused the crash, which happened when two Dutch Apaches, call-signed Mayhem 1 and 2, flew from Kabul international airport to Bagram airbase entirely below 200ft (60m). </p> <p>The accident took place when Mayhem 1's front seat pilot attempted to pass control of the aircraft, announcing: "Your controls." The rear crew member responded "No, stand by", but his command was not understood by the pilot, who released the controls. The Apache lost altitude and crashed, injuring one pilot.</p> <p>The study recommended that Apache pilots change controls only when there are no other tasks and when both have a full overview of thehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Report-out-on-Apache-crash-196770/
  • Rescuers said to find wreckage of missing Afghan 737

    News | 04 Feb 2005 13:00

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Search and rescue teams have reportedly located the wreckage of the Kam Air Boeing 737-200 which had gone missing after being forced to divert from Kabul International Airport owing to poor weather.<u1:p></u1:p><o:p></o:p></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><u2:p></u2:p>Local newswire reports citing security sources state that the Kam Air aircraft, which had around 104 occupants on board, has been discovered crashed 57km east of the Afghan capital. There are no indications of survivors.<u1:p></u1:p><o:p></o:p></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><u2:p></u2:p>It had been operating a domestic service from Herat but was unable to land at Kabul because of snow storms.<u1:p></u1:p><o:p></o:p></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-marginhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rescuers-said-to-find-wreckage-of-missing-Afghan-737-286938/