Aviation Photo #0782776: Mil Mi-24P - Sri Lanka - Air Force


Photo 4,260 of 4,263 by Steve Brimley
  • Rogier Westerhuis
    Sri Lanka - Air Force
    Mil Mi-24P
    Mil Mi-24/25/35
    Mil Mi-24/25/35
    Mil
    CH-635
    In Flight
    Sri Lanka
    February 2, 2005
  • 101

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#0782776
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February 23, 2005
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This Mi-24 is hovering above Mihintale. A place of spirtual significance for the Sri Lankan people. This is the place where Bhuddhism originated in Sri Lanka. I wondered what the monks, looking at us standing on the mountain endge, were thinking....
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Comments (4)

Anonymous
9 years ago
Rogier Great combination..... SLAF Mi-24p form No-09 attack helicopter Sq at its best & your photography at its best as always....
Anonymous
6 years ago
The background and the helicopter both look outstanding!
Well done!
Regards from Sri Lanka.
Anonymous
5 years ago
Guns galore! Chin gun and under-wing guns...and what are those box-fairings on the end-plate pylons and rear-fuselage?
Anonymous
4 years ago
Those boxes shurely are the flares and/or chaffes ejectors.