Operation Mount Hope III: That time U.S. used MH-47D Chinooks helicopter to steal a Russian Mil Mi-25 “Hind-D” helicopter

In the 1980s, the USSR  Mil Mi-25 Hind-D, the export variant of the Mi-24 Hind helicopter was one of the most advanced helicopters in the world. Western intelligence desperately needed to get hands on it An opportunity for such a look finally presented itself in the form of the discovery of a Libyan Mi-25 left … Continue reading Operation Mount Hope III: That time U.S. used MH-47D Chinooks helicopter to steal a Russian Mil Mi-25 “Hind-D” helicopter