U.S. Army Approves CH-47F Upgrade Plan

Credit: U.S. Army
The U.S. Army has announced plans to award Boeing a contract to produce up to 14 new CH-47F helicopters upgraded with advanced rotor blades, an improved drive train and a lightweight fuel system. The two low-rate initial production (LRIP) contracts also include requirements to set the “structural...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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