Mi-8 Hip

During the Yom Kippur War an Israeli F-4E crew shot down an Egyptian Mi-8 Helicopter using its Kurnass Afterburners

During the Yom Kippur War an Israeli F-4E crew shot down an Egyptian Mi-8 Helicopter using its Kurnass Afterburners

As F-4 call sign CLOSET 1 flew overhead the doomed helicopter, the Kurnass afterburners were switched on and the nose… Read More

1 year ago

The story of the Israeli F-4 crew that shot down an Egyptian Mi-8 helicopter by means of its Kurnass afterburners

F-4 Kurnass call sign CLOSET 1 hit the Mi-8 helicopter with a gun burst and then, as it flew overhead… Read More

3 years ago

BRRRRRRTTTTTT!!!! HOW USAF A-10 TANK BUSTERS SHOT DOWN TWO IRAQI HELICOPTERS DURING OPERATION DESERT STORM

"I put another 100 rounds down, and the helicopter jinked right into the last burst; the helicopter looked like it… Read More

3 years ago

The day Israeli F-4Es shot down 14 Egyptian Mi-8 helicopters (one by using their afterburner)

On Oct. 6. 1973, the first day of the Yom Kippur War, the Kurnass community was faced with an unorthodox… Read More

4 years ago