The military spokesman said that Syria's army Air force carried out a special air operation
against gatherings and headquarters of terrorist organizations in Eastern Ghouta in Damascus Countryside killing terrorist Zahran Aloush, the leader of the so-called Jaish al-Islam in addition to a big number of al-Rahman brigade and Ahrara al-Sham leaders.
Special air operations
hit the headlines in May, when US Army helicopters from Afghanistan entered Pakistan airspace by night and at low level to land a US Navy Seal team that killed the Al Qaeda leader, Osama bin Laden, and brought back his corpse and intelligence material.
The war time employability will include special air operations
, airborne operations, air transported operations, air supply operations, air maintenance operations and casualty evacuation among other roles.