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United States trained Afghan helicopter pilots begin Mi-17 qualification course

The first two Afghan air force helicopter pilots have completed basic pilot training in the United States. The recently begun Mi-17 qualification course meant to convert them into Mi-17 helicopter pilots at the Afghan air force base in Kabul. A hybrid of Croatian and U.S. helicopter training syllabus, this course is a six-month evolution that will qualify the pilots,  1st ...

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