Its getting a good workout in Syria.
It seems to be very popular helicopter in Peru. The Peruvian military has bought several batches of the helicopters
I’m sure this deal is really going to help our economy out. Maybe we should supply them with some ICBMs from North Korea and some Soviet tanks as well.
Yeah, I know. Since it’s the hands down most sold design in the world, I’d expect there’d be a few. I was just admiring for his machine characteristics. A lot of them are air ambulances, transports, air-ferries all over the world.
There was talk in Tokyo a few years back, might have even been a study, on opening a passenger service along the coast from Tokyo Central to Osaka. It was supposed to service a number of island stops and just a few overland transits that was based on the idea of buying a bunch of off-shelf but new MI-17s and then refurbishing them into air buses.
Never got off the ground. But I’d loved it if it had just for the chance to ride one.