07-Sep-13 MD Helicopters MD530F Shindand, Afghanistan

Landed on an IED during training flight, blowing one skid off.  Helicopter caught fire.  2 POB were U.S. Army CW4 Thomas “Andy” Miller and Afghan air force Lt. Massoud Islamkhil – both were saved by a Mi-17 crew

Date
September 7, 2013
Make
MD Helicopters
Model
MD530F
Location
Jayhoon Pad, Shindand
Country
Afghanistan
CivilMilitary
Military
Operator
Afghan-Air-Force
Link 1
http://www.af.mil/News/ArticleDisplay/tabid/223/Article/467204/airmen-respond-to-downed-helicopter-safe-two.aspx

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