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Monday, March 9, 2015
First Flights for Afghan A-29 Pilots (March 5th, 2015)
(Photo of A-29 Moody AFB, GA Mar 5, 2015)
The flight training for Afghan pilots who will be flying the A-29 Super Tocano in Afghanistan in late December 2015 or early 2016 has just started. Eight students had their first flight in the A-29 on March 5, 2015 at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia. The A-29 will be used by the AAF to provide critical air support to ground forces.