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

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