CH-47F

‘CH-47 crews can land the Chinook on water, shut down, climb up on top for a photo, then get back in, start up and take off.’ CH-47 pilot lists 14 Amazing Facts about Chinook Helicopter

‘CH-47 crews can land the Chinook on water, shut down, climb up on top for a photo, then get back in, start up and take off.’ CH-47 pilot lists 14 Amazing Facts about Chinook Helicopter

The CH-47 The CH-47 Chinook is a descendent of the banana-shaped Piasecki helicopter designs of the 1940s and 1950s, such… Read More

2 days ago

Entire fleet of US Army CH-47 Chinook helicopters grounded over engine fires due to fuel leaks

After an undisclosed number of recent engine fires the US Army has grounded the entirety of its CH-47 Chinook helicopter… Read More

2 years ago

Indian Air Force CH-47F(I) Chinook heavy-lift helicopter makes emergency landing on school ground

On Aug. 25, 2021 an Indian Air Force CH-47F(I) Chinook heavy-lift helicopter made an emergency landing on a school ground… Read More

3 years ago

Royal Netherlands Air Force aviators achieve a combined 9,000 flight hours on the CH-47 Chinook helicopter on the same flight

Two aviators from the Royal Netherlands Air Force’s 302nd Squadron achieved a combined 9,000 flight hours on the CH-47 Chinook… Read More

3 years ago

Israeli Air Force CH-53 Yas’ur Crash-Lands in Negev Desert. All Crew Members Uninjured

A technical malfunction that led to a fire in the engine caused the CH-53 Yas'ur to come down near Kibbutz… Read More

4 years ago

Two US Service Members Killed in AH-64D Apache attack Helicopter Crash in Afghanistan

First reports mentioned that the rotors of the AH-64D Apache clipped a mountain ridge in Logar Province (east Afghanistan). The… Read More

4 years ago

U.S. Army CH-47F destroyed after crash-landing in Afghanistan

Passengers and crew aboard the helicopter were injured when the CH-47F they were travelling in was destroyed during a "hard… Read More

5 years ago

GERMANY KICK-STARTS PROCESS TO PURCHASE NEW HEAVY-LIFT HELICOPTERS

Lockheed Martin will bid with its massive CH-53K helicopter, while Boeing will seek to sell its smaller twin-rotor CH-47 The… Read More

6 years ago

CHINOOKS FOREVER! U.S. ARMY SIGNS CONTRACT FOR NEXT-GENERATION CH-47 TRANSPORT HELICOPTER

The U.S. Army will upgrade more than 500 Chinooks to Block II configuration The U.S. Army has signed a contract… Read More

7 years ago