Last Updated: Thursday, April 25, 2013

Hailstorm at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan claims 3

According to Fox News, up to 50 U.S. and Coalition military helicopters have been badly damaged in a hailstorm at Kandahar Airfield in Afghanistan.

A huge hailstorm with rock-sized hailstones have claimed lives of three Afghans, The Telgraph mentions.

The half-hour storm caused damage of millions of pounds at Kandahar Airfield. Hailstorm also grounded several British aircraft.

Kandahar Airfield, built by United States is located 10 miles south-east of Kandahar City in Afghanistan.

Original post: Natural Disasters List April 25, 2013