UK Extends Stay Of Chinooks In Mali

Credit: Chinook: Boeing
LONDON—Britain is extending the deployment of Royal Air Force (RAF) Chinook helicopters in support of French troops in Africa by at least six months. Three of the helicopters and 100 British personnel have been deployed to Gao, Mali, since July 2018 in support of French operations in the region. The...
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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