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PostPosted: Sun Jun 17, 2007 8:24 pm    Post subject: UK forces in Afghanistan suffering from supply shortages Reply with quote

News reporting reveals Apache helos are down to 50% availability and Chinooks are at 70% due to lask of parts: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2007/06/15/nafg115.xml
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 18, 2007 6:20 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Doesnt surprise me. When I was down at Kandahar I saw one of the UK Apaches being used as a hangar queen to keep the others flying.

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