Afghan MD 530Fs getting ballistic-tolerant crashworthy fuel systems
MD Helicopters was awarded a $6.1 million contract to retrofit 18 legacy Afghan Air Force MD 530F helicopters with ballistic-tolerant crashworthy fuel systems (CWFS).
By Staff Sgt. Perry Aston (USAF) (dvidshub.net) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
The 59-gallon tank is compliant to MIL-DTL-27422. The retrofit will be carried out in Afghanistan.
The press release also reveals that training for the Lebanese Air Force has started using two MD 530F helicopters.
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