As part of Canada's Interim Helicopter Lift program, 6 model Chinooks were purchased from the U. Government to support troops in Afghanistan.
My grandpa built the power steering control box for the Chinook helicopter in Montreal and did hydraulics testing for it too. He would then sneak it across the U.S border. He got caught and is now banned for life from the U.
Army Chinook This is what Aaron my son will be working on!
The crazy thing about this shot is the crew chief standing at the door. My step-dad was a crew chief on a Chinook that's not as crazy as some of the things they pulled in 'NAM.
Money in the Bank: A 27 Sqn Chinook makes a hard bank over the Solent during an aircraft handling exercise to assess the development of new pilots. Based at RAF Odiham, it flew several sorties over Southern England and the Channel
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Active Military Helicopters
US Army Boeing Heavy-Lift Helicopters with underslung Humvees.
Chinook helicopter and a Royal Marine rigid-inflatable boat (RIB), off Studland Bay, Dorset, UK. by Defence Images