first published on February 22, 2019 by Will
According to the uploader, the Taliban used the cover of a dust storm to move into position and attack as US forward operating base (FOB). The insurgents figured the inclement weather conditions would keep close air support aircraft grounded, which would even out the fight.
Apparently, the A-10 Warthog pilot didn’t care about the dust storm and came out to play anyway. The uploader states that no friendly troops were wounded or killed in the battle. However, the severe winds destroyed an observation blimp.