ITV News Middle East Editor Lutfi Abu-Aun has tweeted a photo of the pilot, known as "Majed", who died today when his helicopter crashed on Sinjar Mountain in northern Iraq after delivering aid to Yazidi refugees.
In the photo, the pilot is speaking with a Yazidi politician who was also injured in the crash.
Kurdish Peshmerga fighters have emerged victorious in the battle for Mosul Dam, but the question is - what will their next move be?
An ITV News team at Mosul Dam was with victorious Kurdish Peshmerga fighters at the complex earlier today.
ITV News joined a Kurdish unit fighting Islamist militants near Irbil and found them using tanks from the 1950s and short on ammunition.