A view of Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan from the Air Traffic Control Tower’s catwalk. (photo by Staff Sgt. Craig Seals)
The plane of the U.S. chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Martin Dempsey, was damaged after Taliban militants fired rockets at Bagram Air Field.
A military official told ABC News the attack occurred just after midnight local time at Bagram Air Field outside Kabul when Dempsey’s C-17 plane was hit by fragments of indirect fire from two rockets. Dempsey was safely back in his room when the attack occurred and was not hurt in the blast. Two maintenance people working nearby sustained minor injuries.
Source: Anthony Castellano for Good Morning America via Yahoo! News.
A view of Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan from the Air Traffic Control Tower's catwalk. (photo by…
by Tactical-Life.com / Aug 21, 2012