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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

The Afghan security forces conducted 111 Joint and Special Operations against the militant groups in the past 24 hours. The Ministry of Defense in a statement said Saturday that the security forces conducted 12 joint operations and...

By Khaama Press on Jul 6th, 2019

Pentagon has awarded a new contract to a U.S.-based firm in support of the Afghan Air Force’s C-130H aircraft fleet. The Department of Defense said in a statement that it has awarded the contract to AAR Supply Chain Inc. The statement...

By Khaama Press on Jul 4th, 2019

The Afghan Air Force conducted 20 airstrikes in support of the Afghan armed forces. The Ministry of Defense (MoD) said Tuesday that the airstrikes were carried out in the past 24 hours. The defense ministry in a statement said the...

By Khaama Press on Jun 26th, 2019

Photo Courtesy Project Reality Teamwork Alliance Pentagon has awarded a new contract worth $24.3 million in support of the Afghan Air Force. The Defense Department has awarded the contract to AAI Corporation or Textron Systems. The...

By Khaama Press on Jun 9th, 2019

The Afghan Air Force choppers pounded Taliban positions in northern Faryab province of Afghanistan in the early hours of Thursday morning leaving several militants dead or wounded. The 209th Shaheen Corps in a statement said the airstrikes...

By Khaama Press on May 2nd, 2019

The Indian officials have said that the Afghan Air Force will likely receive two Mi-24 gunships next month. “It is now expected that two helicopters will be delivered to Afghanistan in April. The other two are expected to be handed...

By Khaama Press on Mar 27th, 2019

The Department of Defense (Pentagon) has awarded a new delivery order to Insitu Inc. to support ScanEagle sites in Afghanistan. “Insitu Inc., Bingen, Washington, is being awarded a $17,452,196 firm-fixed-price delivery order (N6833519F0434)...

By Khaama Press on Mar 26th, 2019

The Afghan Air Force carried out a series of airstrikes in eastern Kunar and northeastern Kapisa province of Afghanistan leaving at least militants dead. The 201st Silab Corps of the Afghan Military in the East announced Saturday that...

By Khaama Press on Mar 23rd, 2019