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During an exercise in the desert, flight warrant Sergeant Jean-Pierre Lespťrance takes the door-gunnerís position in a CH 146 Griffon tactical helicopter to fire its new Dillon Aero M134 Minigun, a 7.62-mm machine-gun. The Griffon belongs to the Canadian Helicopter Force Afghanistan, part of the Joint Task Force Afghanistan Air Wing.

February 13, 2009 - Kandahar Province, Afghanistan

During an exercise in the desert, flight warrant Sergeant Jean-Pierre Lespťrance takes the door-gunnerís position in a CH 146 Griffon tactical helicopter to fire its new Dillon Aero M134 Minigun, a 7.62-mm machine-gun. The Griffon belongs to the Canadian Helicopter Force Afghanistan, part of the Joint Task Force Afghanistan Air Wing.

Photo : Image number IS2009-0131 by MCpl Robert Bottrill

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