Lebanese Air Force Puma Gunship

An aerial maneuver held in Hamat Air Force Base today October 10, 2013 showed for the first time a locally converted SA/IAR 330SM Puma into a Helicopter Gunship using components from the former LAF Hawker Hunter jets like the ADEN 30mm cannon and the SNEB rocket launcher:

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The ADEN 30mm cannon pod and the SNEB 68mm rocket launcher mounted on the LAF SA/IAR 330SM Puma.
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The ADEN 30mm cannon pod and the SNEB 68mm rocket launcher mounted on the LAF SA/IAR 330SM Puma.
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The ADEN 30mm cannon pod mounted on the LAF SA/IAR 330SM Puma uncovered.
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The Lebanese Army Commander in Chief checking the mount and gun cradle on the LAF SA/IAR 330SM Puma.
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The Lebanese Army Commander in Chief checking the mount and gun cradle on the LAF SA/IAR 330SM Puma.
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The LAF SA/IAR 330SM Puma Gunship in action in front of the Lebanese Army Staff.
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The LAF SA/IAR 330SM Puma Gunship in action in front of the Lebanese Army Staff.
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The LAF SA/IAR 330SM Puma Gunship in action in front of the Lebanese Army Staff.

Photo Credits & Source: Lebanese Army Website

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