RAF Chinook Fleet Upgrade Plan On Course

Britain’s Royal Air Force (RAF) is in the final throes of standardizing its Boeing CH-47 Chinook heavy-lift helicopter fleet. RAF leaders have long wished that all CH-47 aircrews could step into and fly any Chinook on the flightline, but that has not always been as easy to achieve as it sounds. Now...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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