Wednesday 20 January, 2021
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Image Source: LARRY REID JR./U.S. AIR FORCE- stripes.com In a statement, the Ministry of Defense claimed, the Taliban Shadow Governor for the Sangin district of Helmand province has been killed in Afghan Airforce raids. A statement issued...

The Interior Ministry said in a statement, that Two people have been arrested in connection with targeted assassinations by security forces in Kabul’s Qarabagh district. A Special Operations Unit of the police has arrested two...

FILE: An Afghan Air Force MD-530 pilot performs a preflight check on his helicopter in Faryab province, Afghanistan, August 27, 2018. [Credit: U.S. Air Force photo by SrA Nicholas Dutton] ZABUL, Afghanistan – Afghan Air Force (AAF) foiled...

The Ministry of Defense (MoD) says ANA forces have killed the deputy head of the Taliban military commission for Helmand province. Mullah Amanullah, deputy of the Taliban’s military commission for Helmand Province was killed besides...

Two ANA helicopters have collided in the Nawa district of southern Helmand province last night. Reports indicated; the copters have crashed after the Afghan commandos were dropped to conduct a mission, one of the choppers was reportedly...

An Afghan Air Forces’ MD 530 helicopter has crashed in the Kaparak area of Pul-e-Khumri city in northern Baghlan, immediately killing two pilots on board. The Ministry of Defense confirmed the incident in a released press statement,...

United States’ Resolute Support Mission handed four A-29 Super Tucano fighter jets to Afghan Air Force. The four A-29 Super Tucanos were handed over in a ceremony today to the country’s defense forces. The ceremony was attended...

The Leidos Inc. received a multi-million dollar contract modification in support of the Afghan Air Force and the Special Mission Wing of the Afghan armed forces. The Department of Defense in a statement said it awarded a $33,330,855...

By Khaama Press on Mar 2nd, 2020

The United States has approved a plan to provide Ch-47 Chinook helicopters to the Special Mission Wing of the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces. The Department of Defense informed regarding the planned delivery of the helicopters...

A group of 15 Afghan pilots, trainer pilots and door gunners completed their training for UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters in southern Kandahar province. The provincial government said in a statement that the Afghan Air Force personnel completed...

By Khaama Press on Nov 28th, 2019

The MD Helicopter delivered more MD-530F light attack helicopters to Afghan Air Force amid ongoing efforts to further bolster the Afghan forces’ air power. According to a statement released by MD Helicopters, the helicopters, part of a...

By Khaama Press on Nov 26th, 2019

The Office of the Inspector General in Department of Defense echoed concerns regarding the misuse of Afghan Air Force fleet, in its quarterly to U.S. Congress. The report on Operation Freedom’s Sentinel in Afghanistan outlined the issues...

By Khaama Press on Nov 21st, 2019

The Department of Defense has announced it has awarded a contract for the purchase of Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWS) II for the U.S. forces and the Air Forces of other countries including Afghanistan. The Department of...

By Khaama Press on Sep 26th, 2019

The Department of Defense (Pentagon) awarded a new contract in support of UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters of the Afghan Air Force. The Defense Department said in a statement it awarded a contract worth $54,931,995 to Science and Engineering...

By Khaama Press on Sep 24th, 2019

The Department of Defense or Pentagon has announced a new contract in support of the combat helicopters of the Afghan Air Force. According to statement released by Department of Defense “MD Helicopters Inc., Mesa, Arizona, was awarded...

By Khaama Press on Aug 27th, 2019