MI-17 Testing in Iraq

03/22/2011 – This video shows the newly delivered MI-17s being weapons qualified in Iraq. These MI-17s have been purchased from the Russians and are being supported initially with U.S. FMS funding. Sharon Weinberger has analyzed the process of acquiring Russian helos for the Afghan forces in this piece.


Credit: United States Forces – Iraq, Deputy Commanding General (Advising and Training), 12/13/10

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