More lawn darts recently arrived at Shindand Air Base as announced on the NTM-A Blog: Afghan Air Force receives first of six new Cessna 208B’s.
To quote a former AAF advisor:
The US pilot said that flying with the Afghans is like flying with 5 year-olds. They get mad and just quit or they walk-off or just don’t show up some days for training, etc. . . . Every time he flies, he worries it’s his last day. . .
These new aircraft will undoubtedly join the constellation of stones placed firmly in the setting that is Shindand–the ‘crown jewel’ of Afghan Air Force.