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"Pantera" helicopter task force of Italian Navy
Kabul, Afghanistan - 583 missions and 602 flight hours in less than a year
They name "Flying Marines" the members of Italian Navy helicopter component involved in ISAF (International Security Assistance Force) mission in Kabul, Afghanistan. Come in July 2005, "Pantera" task force made 583 missions and 602 flight hours (156 of which by night). Leaded by Frigate Captain Alessandro Maria Dionigi, the nearly fifty men coming from heliassault storm of Grottaglie’s (Taranto) 4...
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