Air International 2020-08
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K.Otten, W.Das - Dutch heavylift evolves
Landing in dusty and austere locations proved particularly demanding in the early years of Dutch CH-47 operations in the Middle East.
A CH-47D lands at Kandahar Airfield in Afghanistan. The Netherlands ended its missions in the country in 2010.
A CH-47D flies at low level during a mission in Mali.
CH-47D serial D-666 known as 'The Beast' carries special markings for the 75th anniversary of 298 Squadron.
One of the six RNLAF CH-47F (NL) variants in action.
The Dutch Chinook pilots have been heavily engaged in international operations supporting the United Nations.